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Aliano Family History

Aliano Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name from a place named Aliano, in Matera province, Basilicata.

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


Similar surnames: Albano, Alfano, Galiano, Uliano, Albino, Tiano, Siano, Leano, Calvano

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Where is the Aliano family from?

You can see how Aliano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Aliano family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Aliano families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 9 Aliano families living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Aliano's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Aliano families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Aliano surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Aliano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Aliano. 33% of Aliano men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Aliano women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Aliano were Kitchen Worker and Typist.

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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
    33%
  • Truck Driver
    13%
  • New Worker
    10%
  • Kitchen Worker
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    20%
  • Seamstress
    20%
  • Presser
    20%
  • Typist
    20%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Aliano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aliano 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 530 immigration records available for the last name Aliano. 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 314 military records available for the last name Aliano. For the veterans among your Aliano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Aliano lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Aliano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Aliano in 1959 was 41, and 75 in 2004.

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