Aldama Family History

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Aldama Name Meaning

Hispanic (Mexico): there is a place in Mexico called Aldama, but it is not known whether the family name is from the place name or vice versa. Probably both go back to a lost original in Spain.

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


Similar surnames: Aldana, Adami, Badami, Alamo, Kodama, Lalama, Adam, Alban, Aliaga

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Aldama Family Origin

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Aldama Family Occupations

What did your Aldama ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Aldama. 42% of Aldama men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Aldama women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Aldama were Concrete Mixer and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    42%
  • Farm Work
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Concrete Mixer
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Maid
    25%
  • Packer
    25%

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

Aldama Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Aldama. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aldama 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 Aldama. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 202 military records available for the last name Aldama. For the veterans among your Aldama ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aldama Life Expectancy

What is the average Aldama lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Aldama life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Aldama in 1963 was 41, and 47 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Aldama

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Aldama 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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