Esperanza Family History

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Esperanza Name Meaning

Spanish: metronymic from the female personal name Esperanza, from esperanza ‘hope’, or a habitational name from a place named Esperanza of La Esperanza for its church dedicated to a 2nd-century saint bearing this name.

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


Similar surnames: Speranza, Perna, Perala, Serna, Peralta, Sperandeo, Espina, Espeland

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Esperanza Family Origin

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Esperanza Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Esperanza occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Esperanza's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

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Esperanza Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Esperanza Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Esperanza life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Esperanza in 1960 was 63, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Esperanza

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Esperanza 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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