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Hernando Name Meaning

Spanish: from the personal name Hernando modern variant of Fernando .

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


Similar surnames: Fernando, Hernan, Hernandez, Hernadez, Ferrando, Bernardo, Ferrand

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Where is the Hernando family from?

You can see how Hernando families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hernando family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Hernando families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Hernando families living in Arizona. This was about 63% of all the recorded Hernando's in USA. Arizona had the highest population of Hernando families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hernando surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hernando ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Hernando. 56% of Hernando men worked as a 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
    56%
  • Attendant
    17%
  • Labrador
    17%
  • Farm Laborer
    12%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hernando. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hernando 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 Hernando. 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 595 military records available for the last name Hernando. For the veterans among your Hernando ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hernando lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hernando life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hernando in 1963 was 86, and 82 in 2004.

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