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Casano Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily and Naples): possibly from the Arabic personal name Ḥasan which may also have given rise to the Sicilian placenames Casano and Casana.

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


Similar surnames: Catano, Fasano, Capano, Castano, Casiano, Casino, Cassano, Caso

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Where is the Casano family from?

You can see how Casano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Casano family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Casano families were found in and USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 22 Casano families living in New York. This was about 50% of all the recorded Casano's in USA. New York had the highest population of Casano families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Casano surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Casano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Casano. 40% of Casano men worked as a Laborer and 23% of Casano women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Casano were Trimmer and Laborer. .

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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
    40%
  • Salesman
    17%
  • Machinist
    10%
  • Trimmer
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Operator
    23%
  • Assembler
    17%
  • Seamstress
    17%
  • Laborer
    12%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Casano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Casano 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 637 immigration records available for the last name Casano. 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 215 military records available for the last name Casano. For the veterans among your Casano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Casano lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2003, in the United States, Casano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Casano in 1959 was 55, and 87 in 2003.

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