Piedra Family History

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Piedra Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the places named or named with Piedra (as for example La Piedra in Burgos province) or a topographic name from piedra ‘rock’.

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

Similar surnames: Riera, Pineda, Sierra, Pera, Lier, Vieira, Prada, Perra, Pedro

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Piedra Family Origin

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Piedra Family Occupations

What did your Piedra ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Herd Cattle and Planter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Piedra. The most common Piedra occupation in the USA was Herd Cattle. 50% of Piedra's were Herd Cattles.

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  • Herd Cattle

  • Planter


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

Piedra Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Piedra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Piedra 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 Piedra. 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 141 military records available for the last name Piedra. For the veterans among your Piedra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Piedra Life Expectancy

What is the average Piedra lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Piedra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Piedra in 1954 was 59, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Piedra

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Piedra 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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