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Cespedes Name Meaning

Spanish (Céspedes): from the plural of cesped ‘peat’, ‘turf’ (Latin caespes, genitive caespitis), applied as a habitational name from a place named Céspedes (for example in Burgos province) or named with this word, or a topographic name for someone who lived by an area of peat, or possibly as a metonymic occupational name for someone who cut and sold turf.

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


Similar surnames: Resendes, Cepeda, Meneses, Espejo, Capener, Cordes, Leeds, Caceres

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Cespedes Family Origin

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Cespedes Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Cespedes occupation in the USA was Clerk In Custom House. 50% of Cespedes's were Clerk In Custom Houses. Clerk In Custom House and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cespedes.

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  • Clerk In Custom House

    50%
  • Tailor

    50%

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Cespedes Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cespedes Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Cespedes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Cespedes in 1965 was 55, and 79 in 2004.

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