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Franco Name Meaning

Spanish and Italian: from a personal name, in origin an ethnic name for a Frank, a member of the Germanic people who inhabited the lands around the river Rhine in Roman times. See also Frank. The personal name was popularized by the cult of San Franco di Assergi. Italian and Spanish: nickname or status name from franco ‘free’ (usually denoting a freed slave). Jewish (Sephardic): adoption of the Spanish surname.

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


Similar surnames: Franc, Franko, Franca, Francom, Frano, France, Raco, Bianco, Falco

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Franco Family Origin

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Franco Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    20%
  • Carter

    20%
  • Cigar Maker

    20%
  • Labourer

    20%

In 1881, Annuitant, Carter and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Franco. A less common occupation for the Franco family was Labourer. The most common Franco occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 20% of Franco's were Annuitants.

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Franco Historical Records

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Franco Life Expectancy

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Famous Franco Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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