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Salcedo Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of numerous places named Salcedo, so named from a collective form of salce ‘willow tree’. Compare Salce. Spanish: Castilianized variant of Basque Saratsu, a habitational name from a town so named, in Araba, Basque Country.

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


Similar surnames: Saucedo, Caicedo, Salguero, Acedo, Sauceda, Salcido, Sales, Salto

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Where is the Salcedo family from?

You can see how Salcedo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Salcedo family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Salcedo families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 10 Salcedo families living in Texas. This was about 59% of all the recorded Salcedo's in the USA. Texas had the highest population of Salcedo families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Salcedo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Salcedo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Salcedo. 54% of Salcedo men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Salcedo women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Salcedo were Miner and Bundling.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    54%
  • Gardener
    10%
  • Cook
    10%
  • Miner
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    50%
  • Bundling
    50%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Salcedo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Salcedo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Salcedo. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Salcedo. For the veterans among your Salcedo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Salcedo lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Salcedo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Salcedo in 1957 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

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