Salcedo Family History

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Salcedo Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of numerous places named Salcedo, so named from a collective form of salce ‘willow tree’. Compare Salce. Spanish: Castilianized variant of Basque Saratsu, a habitational name from a town so named, in Araba, Basque Country.

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

Similar surnames: Saucedo, Caicedo, Salguero, Acedo, Sauceda, Salcido, Sales, Salto

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Salcedo Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Salcedo name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Salcedo. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • France


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Salcedo Family Origin

Where is the Salcedo family from?

Salcedo Family Occupations

What did your Salcedo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Salcedo occupation in the USA was Barber. 50% of Salcedo's were Barbers. Barber and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Salcedo.

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  • Barber

  • Farmer


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

Salcedo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Salcedo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salcedo 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Salcedo. 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 Salcedo. For the veterans among your Salcedo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Salcedo Life Expectancy

What is the average Salcedo lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Salcedo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Salcedo in 1957 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Salcedo 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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