Padron Family History

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Padron Name Meaning

Spanish (Tenerife; Padrón): in some cases a variant of Catalan Padró (see Padro); otherwise from the Spanish equivalent padrón, a variant of patrón ‘master’. Galician: habitational name from Padrón, a town in Galicia.

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

Similar surnames: Pedro, Patron, Padro, Agron, Madron, Garon, Parrot, Parran, Daron

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Padron Family Origin

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Padron Family Occupations

What did your Padron ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farm Laborer, Brick Maker and Editor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Padron. A less common occupation for the Padron family was Farmer. The most common Padron occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 33% of Padron's were Farm Laborers.

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  • Farm Laborer

  • Brick Maker

  • Editor

  • Farmer


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

Padron Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Padron Life Expectancy

What is the average Padron lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Padron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Padron in 1956 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Padron

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Padron 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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