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Plasencia Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Plasencia in Cácares province, or from a Castilianized form of Aragonese Plasenzia, towns in Zaragoza and Uesca.

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


Similar surnames: Placencia, Plascencia, Palencia, Valencia, Platania, Lariccia, Pascua

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Plasencia Family Origin

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Plasencia Family Occupations

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Plasencia Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Plasencia Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Plasencia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Plasencia in 1961 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

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