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Laino Family History

Laino Name Meaning

Italian (Laìno): habitational name from Laìno in Calabria, or a topographic name derived from medieval Greek lainos ‘from the river Lao’. possibly also Spanish, from the medieval personal name Laíno, from Latin Flavinus.

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


Similar surnames: Lino, Latino, Laine, Pino, Hain, Lano, Lago, Maino, Lauro, Lio

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Where is the Laino family from?

You can see how Laino families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Laino family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Laino families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 7 Laino families living in Tennessee. This was about 70% of all the recorded Laino's in the USA. Tennessee had the highest population of Laino families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Laino surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Laino ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Laino. 41% of Laino men worked as a Laborer and 36% of Laino women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laino were Farmer and Typist.

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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
    41%
  • Clerk
    17%
  • Painter
    6%
  • Farmer
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    36%
  • Clerk
    24%
  • Operator
    18%
  • Typist
    12%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Laino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laino 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 Laino. 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 714 military records available for the last name Laino. For the veterans among your Laino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Laino lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Laino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Laino in 1952 was 46, and 78 in 2004.

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