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Serrano Family History

Serrano Name Meaning
Spanish (also found in Portugal and Brazil): topographic name for someone who lived by a mountain ridge or chain of hills, from an adjectival derivative of serra.

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

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492,104 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
6,403 Military Records
19,071 Immigration Records
84,334 Census and Voter Lists
148,796 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Serrano Families

  • Number of Serrano families
     239 - 475
     80 - 238
     1 - 79
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Serrano families
     5 - 7
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Serrano last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Serrano Family Origin

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Serrano Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Serrano

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Serrano Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Serrano census records

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Serrano Civil War Service Records

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