Fausto Family History

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Fausto Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Fausto, Latin Faustus ‘fortunate’, ‘lucky’, a derivative of favere ‘favor’. See also Faust. Fausto is quite common today as an Italian personal name, but was not so used until the Renaissance.

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

Similar surnames: Faust, Frausto, Fusco, Giusto, Vasco, Musto, Faustino, Fabio, Maisto

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Fausto Family Origin

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Fausto Family Occupations

What did your Fausto ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Corset Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fausto. 20% of Fausto men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Fausto women worked as a Corset Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fausto were Labor and Housekeeping

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farm Laborer
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Corset Maker
  • Floor Manager
  • Helper
  • Housekeeping

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

Fausto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Fausto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fausto 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 610 immigration records available for the last name Fausto. 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 220 military records available for the last name Fausto. For the veterans among your Fausto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fausto Life Expectancy

What is the average Fausto lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Fausto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fausto in 1963 was 76, and 97 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fausto

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fausto 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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