Contento Family History

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Contento Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for someone with a cheerful disposition, from contento ‘happy’, ‘pleased’.

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


Similar surnames: Conte, Corrente, Montante, Montano, Sorrento, Centeno, Contino

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Contento Family Origin

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Contento Family Occupations

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

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Contento Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Contento. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Contento 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Contento. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Contento. For the veterans among your Contento ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Contento Life Expectancy

What is the average Contento lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Contento life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Contento in 1962 was 80, and 80 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Contento 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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