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Resendes Name Meaning

Portuguese: variant of Resende, a habitational name from any of several places so called in Portugal, for example in the province of Beira. The place name is from the genitive case of a Visigothic personal name composed of the elements reþs ‘counsel’, ‘advice’ + sinþs ‘way’, ‘path’.

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

Similar surnames: Cespedes, Resendiz, Menendez, Rezendes, Reynders, Levens, Reveles

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Resendes Family Origin

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Resendes Family Occupations

What did your Resendes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Resendes family was Grocer. The most common Resendes occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Resendes's were Laborers. Laborer, At Home and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Resendes.

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  • Laborer

  • At Home

  • Farmer

  • Grocer


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Resendes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Resendes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Resendes 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Resendes. 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 224 military records available for the last name Resendes. For the veterans among your Resendes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Resendes Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Resendes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Resendes in 1952 was 30, and 82 in 2004.

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