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Sampaio Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of the numerous places in Portugal and Galicia named Sampaio, generally as the result of the dedication of a local church or shrine to St. Pelagius (São Paio).

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


Similar surnames: Sammarco, Sample, Campo, Samudio, Zamudio, Campano, Smail, Samano

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Sampaio Family Origin

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Sampaio Family Occupations

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Sampaio Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sampaio. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sampaio 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sampaio. 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 Sampaio. For the veterans among your Sampaio ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sampaio Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sampaio life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Sampaio in 1963 was 72, and 69 in 2004.

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