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Castro Surname History

I was told that the name Castro comes from Gaul.    Galacian.    We are the Celt before the Celts.

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Castro Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

Spain.  The coat of arms has six suns.  We helped  the monarchy keep the peace (if I recall correctly).  

Castro Meaning & Etymology

Castro means, "Fortified Village"

Castro Life Expectancy

According to our database of 14,619 people with the last name Castro that have a birth and death date listed:

Life Expectancy

66.5
years

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Most Common Castro First Names

According to our database of 29,867 people with the last name Castro that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • Maria 3.8%
  • Jose 3.1%
  • Juan 1.8%
  • Manuel 1.3%
  • Mary 1.0%
  • Luis 0.9%
  • Jesus 0.9%
  • John 0.8%
  • Joseph 0.8%
  • Francisco 0.8%
  • Antonio 0.8%
  • Carlos 0.7%
  • David 0.7%
  • Robert 0.7%
  • Pedro 0.7%
  • Frank 0.6%
  • Carmen 0.6%
  • Guadalupe 0.5%
  • Daniel 0.5%
  • Victor 0.5%
  • Miguel 0.5%
  • Joe 0.5%
  • Ramon 0.5%
  • Rosa 0.5%
  • Veronica 0.5%
  • Richard 0.4%
  • Raul 0.4%
  • J 0.4%
  • Ana 0.4%
  • Jorge 0.4%
  • Gloria 0.4%
  • Angel 0.4%
  • Rafael 0.4%
  • Roberto 0.4%
  • Juana 0.4%
  • Mario 0.4%
  • Julio 0.4%
  • Henry 0.4%
  • Alfredo 0.4%
  • Oscar 0.3%
  • Hector 0.3%
  • Ruben 0.3%
  • Fernando 0.3%
  • Edward 0.3%
  • Patricia 0.3%
  • Elizabeth 0.3%
  • Michael 0.3%
  • Raymond 0.3%
  • Anthony 0.3%
  • Felix 0.3%

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