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Placencia Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from a Castilianized form of Basque Plaentzia a town in Gipuzkoa, Basque Country, also known as Soraluze.

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


Similar surnames: Plasencia, Palencia, Platania, Valencia, Lariccia, Plascencia

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Placencia Family Origin

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Placencia Family Occupations

What did your Placencia ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Placencia occupation in the USA was Adobe Mason. 100% of Placencia's were Adobe Masons.

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  • Adobe Mason

    100%

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Placencia Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Placencia Life Expectancy

What is the average Placencia lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Placencia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Placencia in 1964 was 71, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Placencia

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Placencia 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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