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Marando Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from a reduced form of the Greek personal name Amarantos ‘unfading’ (see Amarante).

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


Similar surnames: Maraldo, Marano, Maranda, Mirando, Morando, Taranto, Brando, Faranda

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Where is the Marando family from?

You can see how Marando families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Marando family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Marando families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 2 Marando families living in California. This was about 33% of all the recorded Marando's in USA. California and 1 other state had the highest population of Marando families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Marando surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Marando ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Marando. 30% of Marando men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Marando women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marando were Cook and Waitress. .

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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
    30%
  • New Worker
    10%
  • Miner
    7%
  • Cook
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Seamstress
    50%
  • Operator
    25%
  • Waitress
    25%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Marando. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marando 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 895 immigration records available for the last name Marando. 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 315 military records available for the last name Marando. For the veterans among your Marando ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Marando lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Marando life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Marando in 1962 was 70, and 81 in 2004.

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