Dato Family History

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Dato Name Meaning

Italian: from a reduced form of a personal name ending in -ato, for example Donato, Diodato.

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

Similar surnames: Kato, Mato, Datz, Data, Dano, Vano, Rao, Dade, Dino, Cato

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Dato Family Origin

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Dato Family Occupations

What did your Dato ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dato. 57% of Dato men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Dato women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dato were Miner and Dressmaker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Salesman
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Clerk
  • Bookkeeper
  • Dressmaker

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

Dato Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Dato. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dato 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Dato. 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 276 military records available for the last name Dato. For the veterans among your Dato ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dato Life Expectancy

What is the average Dato lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Dato life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dato in 1949 was 46, and 93 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dato 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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