San Juan Family History

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San Juan Name Meaning

Spanish (also Sanjuan): habitational name from any of the numerous places so named for a local shrine or church dedicated to St John (San Juan).

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

Similar surnames: San Jose, San Roman, Santillan, St. Jean, Van Dam, Juan, Van Loon

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San Juan Family Origin

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San Juan Family Occupations

What did your San Juan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named San Juan.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer

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San Juan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name San Juan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, San Juan 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name San Juan. 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 460 military records available for the last name San Juan. For the veterans among your San Juan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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San Juan Life Expectancy

What is the average San Juan lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, San Juan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for San Juan in 1960 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

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