Milanese Family History

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Milanese Name Meaning

Northern Italian (Milanése) and Jewish (from Italy): habitational name for someone from the city of Milan in Lombardy (Italian Milano), with the ethnic suffix -ése.

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

Similar surnames: Milanes, Milano, Milan, Matarese, Lanese, Catanese, Albanese, Maltese

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Milanese Family Origin

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Milanese Family Occupations

What did your Milanese ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Milanese. 13% of Milanese men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Milanese women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Milanese were Attendant and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • New Worker
  • Attendant

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Dressmaker
  • Housewife
  • Operator

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

Milanese Historical Records

What Milanese family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Milanese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milanese census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Milanese

Passenger List

There are 889 immigration records available for the last name Milanese. 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 425 military records available for the last name Milanese. For the veterans among your Milanese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milanese Life Expectancy

What is the average Milanese lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Milanese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Milanese in 1961 was 62, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milanese

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milanese 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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