Chino Family History

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Chino Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Chino, a short form of Franceschino, a diminutive of Francesco (see Francis). Spanish: ethnic name for somebody from China, or possibly also nickname for someone thought to bear a resemblance to Chinese or Asian people. Japanese: in modern times this name is written with characters meaning ‘field of miscanthus reeds’, but there could be an ancient connection to the name Chinu, which is recorded in the Shinsen shojiroku with a character meaning ‘strange’ or ‘unusual’ but actually may have denoted the reeds.

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

Similar surnames: China, Chico, Hino, Cerino, Cain, Cino, Pino, Chao, Chiaro, Chin

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Chino Family Origin

Where is the Chino family from?

Chino Family Occupations

What did your Chino ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Chino occupation in the UK was Driller Dockyard (Ship Builder). 50% of Chino's were Driller Dockyard (Ship Builder)s. Driller Dockyard (Ship Builder) and Iron Founder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Chino.

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  • Driller Dockyard (Ship Builder)

  • Iron Founder


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

Chino Historical Records

What Chino family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Chino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chino 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 601 immigration records available for the last name Chino. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 540 military records available for the last name Chino. For the veterans among your Chino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chino Life Expectancy

What is the average Chino lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Chino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Chino in 1958 was 32, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chino

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chino 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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