Castles Family History

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Castles Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and northern Irish: from a plural or genitive form of Castle.

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


Similar surnames: Castle, Wattles, Cates, Casler, Castel, Bustle, Vales, Mattes, Catoe

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Castles Family Origin

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Castles Family Occupations

What did your Castles ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Castles occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Castles's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Labourer and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Castles. A less common occupation for the Castles family was Servant.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farm Labourer

    20%
  • Going To School

    20%
  • Servant

    20%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Castles ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Castles Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Castles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Castles 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 Castles. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Castles. For the veterans among your Castles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Castles Life Expectancy

What is the average Castles lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Castles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Castles in 1945 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Castles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Castles 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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