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Posada Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Posada, from posada ‘halt’, ‘resting place’.

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


Similar surnames: Posadas, Posa, Prada, Losada, Poveda, Sada, Parada, Gosda, Rosal

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Posada Family Origin

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Posada Family Occupations

What did your Posada ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Huckster and Keeps Cigar Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Posada. The most common Posada occupation in the USA was Huckster. 50% of Posada's were Hucksters.

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  • Huckster

    50%
  • Keeps Cigar Store

    50%

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

Posada Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Posada Life Expectancy

What is the average Posada lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Posada life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Posada in 1960 was 68, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Posada

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Posada 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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