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Magallanes Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from the village of Magaláns (Castilian Magalanes) in Pontevedra province.

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


Similar surnames: Magallon, Magalhaes, Magallanez, Santillanes, Milanes, Arellanes

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Magallanes Family Origin

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Magallanes Family Occupations

What did your Magallanes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Green Grocer and Restaurant Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Magallanes. The most common Magallanes occupation in the USA was Green Grocer. 50% of Magallanes's were Green Grocers.

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  • Green Grocer

    50%
  • Restaurant Keeper

    50%

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

Magallanes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Magallanes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Magallanes 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Magallanes. 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 Magallanes. For the veterans among your Magallanes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Magallanes Life Expectancy

What is the average Magallanes lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Magallanes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Magallanes in 1955 was 36, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Magallanes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Magallanes 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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