Medrano Family History

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Medrano Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from a place in Soria province.

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

Similar surnames: Morano, Sedano, Verano, Montano, Mangano, Majano, Mearns, Messano

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Medrano Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Medrano name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Medrano. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • France


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Medrano Family Origin

Where is the Medrano family from?

Medrano Family Occupations

What did your Medrano ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Medrano occupation in the USA was Laborer. 43% of Medrano's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Medrano family was Farmer. Laborer, Farm Laborer and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Medrano.

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  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Brick Mason

  • Farmer


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

Medrano Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Medrano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Medrano 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Medrano. 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 Medrano. For the veterans among your Medrano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Medrano Life Expectancy

What is the average Medrano lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Medrano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Medrano in 1941 was 36, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Medrano

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Medrano 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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