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Palacio Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the many places in Spain, especially Galicia, called Palacio (alongside the Galician form Pazo), or from El Palacio, Castilianized form of El Palaciu, a town in Asturies. All are named with palacio ‘palace’, ‘manor’, ‘great house’, Latin palatium, a word derived from the Palatium or mons Palatinus in Rome, site of the emperor Augustus’ golden house.

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


Similar surnames: Palazzo, Palace, Paladino, Alamo, Palagi, Palacios, Aparicio, Palafox

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Palacio Family Origin

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Palacio Family Occupations

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In 1940, Laborer and General Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Palacio. 59% of Palacio men worked as a Laborer and 43% of Palacio women worked as a General Work. Some less common occupations for Americans named Palacio were Baker and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    59%
  • Farmer
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Baker
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • General Work
    43%
  • None
    29%
  • Maid
    29%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Palacio Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Palacio. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Palacio 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Palacio. 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 668 military records available for the last name Palacio. For the veterans among your Palacio ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Palacio Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Palacio life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Palacio in 1943 was 66, and 81 in 2004.

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