Fuertes Family History

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Fuertes Name Meaning

Spanish: from an old personal name from Latin Fortis, from fortis ‘strong’. Compare Portuguese Fortes.

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

Similar surnames: Fortes, Fuerte, Fuentes, Fuente, Feltes, Goeres, Fleites, Puentes

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Fuertes Family Origin

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Fuertes Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Fuertes occupation in the USA was General Servant. 50% of Fuertes's were General Servants. General Servant and Teacher were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fuertes.

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  • General Servant

  • Teacher


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Fuertes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Fuertes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fuertes 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Fuertes. 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 224 military records available for the last name Fuertes. For the veterans among your Fuertes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fuertes Life Expectancy

What is the average Fuertes lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Fuertes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Fuertes in 1963 was 77, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fuertes 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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