Samano Family History

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Samano Name Meaning

Spanish (Sámano): habitational name from Sámano, near Castro Urdiales, in Santander province, possibly of Basque origin.

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

Similar surnames: Majano, Amano, Solano, Fasano, Siano, Caamano, Amaro, Sambrano

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Samano Family Origin

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Samano Family Occupations

What did your Samano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Samano. 31% of Samano men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Samano women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Samano were Deputy Sheriff and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Accountant
  • Bus Boy
  • Deputy Sheriff

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Saleslady
  • Stenographer

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

Samano Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Samano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samano 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 862 immigration records available for the last name Samano. 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 Samano. For the veterans among your Samano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samano Life Expectancy

What is the average Samano lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Samano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Samano in 1966 was 69, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samano

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Samano 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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