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Fino Name Meaning

Italian: from a short form of any of various personal names with the ending -fino (for example Adolfino Rodolfino Serafino). Spanish Portuguese and Italian: nickname from the adjective fino ‘fine; slender’.

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


Similar surnames: Fina, Cino, Dino, Finn, Zino, Tino, Pino, Nino, Lino, Bina

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Where is the Fino family from?

You can see how Fino families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fino family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Fino families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 4 Fino families living in New York. This was about 40% of all the recorded Fino's in USA. New York and 1 other state had the highest population of Fino families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fino surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fino ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Finisher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Fino. 54% of Fino men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Fino women worked as a Finisher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fino were Longshoreman and New Worker. .

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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
    54%
  • Clerk
    11%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Longshoreman
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Finisher
    34%
  • Office Clerk
    23%
  • Dresser
    23%
  • New Worker
    23%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Fino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fino 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Fino. 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 663 military records available for the last name Fino. For the veterans among your Fino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Fino lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Fino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Fino in 1963 was 79, and 80 in 2004.

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