San Martin Family History

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San Martin Name Meaning

Spanish (San Martín, also Sanmartín): habitational name from any of the numerous places so named for a local shrine or church dedicated to St. Martin.

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

Similar surnames: St. Martin, Sammartino, San Miguel, Martin, Santa Maria, St. Marie

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San Martin Family Origin

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San Martin Family Occupations

What did your San Martin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common San Martin occupation in the UK was Agent For Skinner. 100% of San Martin's were Agent For Skinners.

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  • Agent For Skinner


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San Martin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31,000 census records available for the last name San Martin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, San Martin 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name San Martin. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name San Martin. For the veterans among your San Martin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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San Martin Life Expectancy

What is the average San Martin lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2004, in the United States, San Martin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for San Martin in 1969 was 51, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your San Martin 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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