San Antonio Family History

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San Antonio Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places so named for a local shrine or church dedicated to St. Anthony (San Antonio).

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

Similar surnames: San Angelo, Santangelo, Sammartino, Stanton, Antonio, Spanton

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San Antonio Family Origin

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San Antonio Family Occupations

What did your San Antonio ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Chaufer and Candymaker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named San Antonio. 6% of San Antonio men worked as a Chaufer and 17% of San Antonio women worked as a Candymaker. Some less common occupations for Americans named San Antonio were Foreman and Taobajadora Social

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Chaufer
  • Clerk
  • Engineer
  • Foreman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Candymaker
  • Operator Machine
  • Packer
  • Taobajadora Social

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

San Antonio Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 565 census records available for the last name San Antonio. Like a window into their day-to-day life, San Antonio 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 340 immigration records available for the last name San Antonio. 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 944 military records available for the last name San Antonio. For the veterans among your San Antonio ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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San Antonio Life Expectancy

What is the average San Antonio lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, San Antonio life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for San Antonio in 1969 was 62, and 42 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for San Antonio

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your San Antonio 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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