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Dentino Family History

Dentino Name Meaning

Italian: from a diminutive of Dente.

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


Similar surnames: Contino, Pennino, Bertino, Annino, Cerino, Dentice, De Fino, Devino

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Where is the Dentino family from?

You can see how Dentino families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dentino family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Dentino families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 4 Dentino families living in New York. This was about 14% of all the recorded Dentino's in the USA. New York and 2 other states had the highest population of Dentino families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dentino surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dentino ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dentino. 38% of Dentino men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Dentino women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dentino were Truck Driver and Clerk.

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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
    38%
  • Clerk
    14%
  • Machinist
    10%
  • Truck Driver
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    25%
  • Packer
    25%
  • Stitcher
    17%
  • Clerk
    17%
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What Dentino family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 809 census records available for the last name Dentino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dentino 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 107 immigration records available for the last name Dentino. 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 248 military records available for the last name Dentino. For the veterans among your Dentino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dentino lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Dentino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Dentino in 1952 was 59, and 85 in 2004.

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