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Fontes Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Fontes, from the plural of fonte ‘fount’, ‘source’, ‘spring’.

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


Similar surnames: Pontes, Fonte, Fuentes, Montes, Fontan, Coates, Mones, Montet, Fornes

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Fontes Family Origin

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Fontes Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Fontes occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Fontes's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    100%

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Fontes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fontes Life Expectancy

What is the average Fontes lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Fontes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Fontes in 1958 was 42, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fontes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fontes 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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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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