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Cipriano Family History

Cipriano Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Cipriano, from Latin Cyprianus, originally an ethnic name for an inhabitant of Cyprus. The name was borne by a bishop of Carthage who was martyred in 258, and by another saint, probably legendary, whose cult was suppressed by the Holy See in 1969.

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


Similar surnames: Cyprian, Ciprian, Cirino, Mariano, Cerino, Cipriani, Caggiano

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Where is the Cipriano family from?

You can see how Cipriano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cipriano family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1891 and 1920. The most Cipriano families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 35 Cipriano families living in New York. This was about 27% of all the recorded Cipriano's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Cipriano families in 1920.
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What did your Cipriano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cipriano. 24% of Cipriano men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Cipriano women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cipriano were New Worker and Stenographer.

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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
    10%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • New Worker
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
    16%
  • Machine Operator
    11%
  • Operator
    11%
  • Stenographer
    8%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

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Draft Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Cipriano. For the veterans among your Cipriano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Cipriano lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Cipriano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cipriano in 1957 was 54, and 81 in 2004.

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