Santana Family History

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Santana Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Santana, an assimilated form of Santa Ana.

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

Similar surnames: Santa Ana, Fontana, Pantano, Santa, Saldana, Gandara, Montano, Antuna

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Santana Family Origin

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Santana Family Occupations

What did your Santana ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Serviteur were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Santana. 34% of Santana men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Cultivateur
  • Fils De Cultivateur
  • Inspector

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Serviteur

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

Santana Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 61,000 census records available for the last name Santana. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Santana 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 20,000 immigration records available for the last name Santana. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Santana. For the veterans among your Santana ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Santana Life Expectancy

What is the average Santana lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Santana life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Santana in 1945 was 45, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Santana

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Santana 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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