Sorrentino Family History

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Sorrentino Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name for someone from Sorrento, from an adjectival derivative of the place name.

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

Similar surnames: Cosentino, Sorrento, Tarantino, Fiorentino, Sorrenti, Piacentino

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Sorrentino Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Sorrentino name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Sorrentino. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


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Sorrentino Family Origin

Where is the Sorrentino family from?

Sorrentino Family Occupations

What did your Sorrentino ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sorrentino occupation in the USA was Barber. 100% of Sorrentino's were Barbers.

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  • Barber


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sorrentino ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sorrentino Historical Records

What Sorrentino family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Sorrentino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sorrentino 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Sorrentino. 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 Sorrentino. For the veterans among your Sorrentino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sorrentino Life Expectancy

What is the average Sorrentino lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Sorrentino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Sorrentino in 1944 was 34, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sorrentino

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sorrentino 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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