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Piano Name Meaning

topographic name for someone who lived on a plain or plateau, Italian piano (Latin planum, from the adjective planus ‘flat’, ‘level’). nickname from the adjective piano in the sense ‘unassuming’.

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


Similar surnames: Piana, Pino, Pisano, Siano, Fiano, Plano, Tiano, Picano, Diano, Viano

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Piano Family Origin

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Piano Family Occupations

What did your Piano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Piano. 16% of Piano men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Piano women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Piano were Truck Driver and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    16%
  • Farmer
    4%
  • Machinist
    4%
  • Truck Driver
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    13%
  • Operator
    7%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • New Worker
    5%

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

Piano Historical Records

What Piano family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Piano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Piano 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 Piano. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Piano. For the veterans among your Piano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Piano Life Expectancy

What is the average Piano lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Piano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Piano in 1956 was 30, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Piano

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Piano 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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