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Puerto Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Puerto, in most cases from puerto ‘harbor’ (from Latin portus ‘harbor’, ‘haven’).

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


Similar surnames: Puerta, Huerta, Cueto, Porto, Puente, Quarto, Cuervo, Puett, Cuesta

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Puerto Family Origin

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Puerto Family Occupations

What did your Puerto ancestors do for a living?

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

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Puerto Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Puerto Life Expectancy

What is the average Puerto lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2003, in the United States, Puerto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Puerto in 1942 was 42, and 92 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Puerto 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.

Famous Puerto Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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