Mendiola Family History

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Mendiola Name Meaning

Basque: habitational name from any of several places named Mendiola, in Araba, Gipuzkoa, and Biscay provinces, so named from Basque mendi + the topographic suffix -ola.

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

Similar surnames: Mendoza, Mendola, Amendola, Mendieta, Mendivil, Medina, Lamendola

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Mendiola Family Origin

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Mendiola Family Occupations

What did your Mendiola ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mendiola family was Maborer. The most common Mendiola occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Mendiola's were Laborers. Laborer, Retail Grocer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mendiola.

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  • Laborer

  • Retail Grocer

  • Farm Hand

  • Maborer


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

Mendiola Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Mendiola. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mendiola 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Mendiola. 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 Mendiola. For the veterans among your Mendiola ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mendiola Life Expectancy

What is the average Mendiola lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Mendiola life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Mendiola in 1942 was 36, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mendiola

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mendiola 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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