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Llano Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the numerous places named Llano or El Llano, from llano ‘flat’, ‘plain’ (from Latin planus).

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

Similar surnames: Llanos, Leano, Solano, Lago, Olano, Piano, Alamo, Lian, Aliano, Land

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Where is the Llano family from?

You can see how Llano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Llano family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Llano families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 4 Llano families living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Llano's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Llano families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Llano surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Llano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Sirvienta were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Llano. 67% of Llano women worked as a Sirvienta.

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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

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Sirvienta
  • Seamstress
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Llano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Llano 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Llano. 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 327 military records available for the last name Llano. For the veterans among your Llano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Llano lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Llano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Llano in 1954 was 55, and 72 in 2004.

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