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Castillo Name Meaning

Spanish: from castillo ‘castle’, ‘fortified building’ (Latin castellum), a habitational name from any of numerous places so named or named with this word.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Castello, Castillon, Castrillo, Castelo, Casillo, Castellon, Castell

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Castillo Family Origin

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Castillo Family Occupations

What did your Castillo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Castillo. A less common occupation for the Castillo family was Carpenter. The most common Castillo occupation in the USA was Laborer. 29% of Castillo's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farmer

    24%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    2%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Castillo ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Castillo Historical Records

What Castillo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Castillo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Castillo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Castillo

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Castillo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Castillo. For the veterans among your Castillo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Castillo Life Expectancy

What is the average Castillo lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Castillo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Castillo in 1941 was 39, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Castillo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Castillo ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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