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Fuente Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places in Spain named with fuente ‘spring’, ‘well’ (Latin fons, genitive fontis), as for example Fuente Álamo (in Albacete, Jaén, Córdoba, and Murcia provinces), Fuente del Maestre (Badajoz), or Fuente Palmera (Córdoba). This is one of the most common Spanish place name elements.

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


Similar surnames: Fuentes, Puente, Fonte, Cuesta, Puentes, Lafuente, Fuerte, Runte

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Fuente Family Origin

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Fuente Family Occupations

What did your Fuente ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fuente occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Fuente's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fuente.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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

Fuente Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fuente Life Expectancy

What is the average Fuente lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Fuente life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Fuente in 1968 was 70, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fuente 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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