Delano Family History

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Delano Name Meaning

Respelling of French De la Noye, habitational name, with the preposition de, for someone from any of various places called La Noue or La Noë, for example in Marne, Charente, Maine-et-Loire, named with Gaulish nauda ‘moist or marshy place’, ‘swamp’.

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

Similar surnames: Delanoy, Delane, Celano, Delage, Delaney, Dean, Deland, Delair, Delo

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Delano Family Origin

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Delano Family Occupations

What did your Delano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Delano. 16% of Delano men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Delano women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Delano were Truck Driver and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Waitress

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

Delano Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Delano. 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 Card

There are 7,000 military records available for the last name Delano. For the veterans among your Delano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delano Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Delano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Delano in 1944 was 48, and 78 in 2004.

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