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Albano Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Albano (see Alban). It could also be a habitational name from any of the places called Albano, for example near Rome, Potenza, and Bergamo, or for someone from a place named Alba (from an adjectival form of the place name), of which there are various examples.

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


Similar surnames: Alban, Albino, Aliano, Albany, Alba, Leano, Alfano, Calvano, Galiano

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Where is the Albano family from?

You can see how Albano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Albano family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Albano families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 10 Albano families living in Wisconsin. This was about 71% of all the recorded Albano's in the USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Albano families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Albano surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Albano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Albano. 24% of Albano men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Albano women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Albano were Truck Driver and Stitcher.

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

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • New Worker
    5%
  • Truck Driver
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    12%
  • Operator
    8%
  • Machine Operator
    6%
  • Stitcher
    5%
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Census Records

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Albano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Albano census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Albano. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Albano. For the veterans among your Albano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Albano lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Albano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Albano in 1942 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

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