Cisneros Family History

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Cisneros Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Cisneros, a place in the province of Palencia, named with a derivative of Spanish cisne ‘swan’ (via Old French and Latin from Greek kyknos).

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

Similar surnames: Sisneros, Viveros, Risner, Manners, Calleros, Wisner, Cicero, Lesner

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Cisneros Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Cisneros name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Cisneros. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • France


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Cisneros Family Origin

Where is the Cisneros family from?

Cisneros Family Occupations

What did your Cisneros ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cisneros. The most common Cisneros occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Cisneros's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Cisneros family was Keeping House.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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Cisneros Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Cisneros. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cisneros census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Cisneros. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Cisneros. For the veterans among your Cisneros ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cisneros Life Expectancy

What is the average Cisneros lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Cisneros life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Cisneros in 1944 was 20, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cisneros

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cisneros 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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