Scanio Family History

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Scanio Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): from a reduced form of the personal name Ascanio (Latin Ascanius). In Roman legend, Ascanius was the son of Aeneas and founder of Alba Longa.

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

Similar surnames: Stano, Sanzo, Scinto, Sani, Scanlon, Siano, Sano, Scipio, Stango

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Scanio Family Origin

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Scanio Family Occupations

What did your Scanio ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Manager and Packer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Scanio. 22% of Scanio men worked as a Manager and 60% of Scanio women worked as a Packer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Scanio were Laborer and Cigar Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Manager
  • Proprietor
  • Messenger Boy
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Packer
  • Cigar Maker

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

Scanio Historical Records

What Scanio family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 672 census records available for the last name Scanio. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scanio 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 Scanio

Passenger List

There are 265 immigration records available for the last name Scanio. 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 153 military records available for the last name Scanio. For the veterans among your Scanio ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scanio Life Expectancy

What is the average Scanio lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2003, in the United States, Scanio life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Scanio in 1964 was 65, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scanio

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scanio 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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