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Sarmento Family History

Sarmento Name Meaning
Portuguese: from sarmento ‘vine shoot’ (Latin sarmentum ‘shoot’, from sarpere ‘to trim, prune’), presumably a nickname for a tall thin person.

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

11,661 Historical Documents with Sarmento on Ancestry.com
5,627 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
309 Military Records
474 Immigration Records
1,111 Census and Voter Lists
4,140 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Sarmento Families

  • Number of Sarmento families
     15 - 27
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Sarmento Family Origin

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Sarmento Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Sarmento

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Sarmento Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Sarmento census records

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Military Service by Sarmento

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