Santander Family History

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Santander Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Santander, the regional capital of Cantabria, named in Latin as Sanctus Emeterius.

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

Similar surnames: Santana, Sealander, Stalder, Santangelo, Sander, Kantner, Mailander

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Santander Family Origin

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Santander Family Occupations

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Santander Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Santander. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Santander 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 Santander. 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 46 military records available for the last name Santander. For the veterans among your Santander ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Santander Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Santander life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Santander in 1963 was 68, and 64 in 2004.

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