Mariano Family History

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Mariano Name Meaning

Italian and Spanish: from the personal name Mariano, from the Latin family name Marianus (a derivative of the ancient personal name Marius, of Etruscan origin). In the early Christian era it came to be taken as an adjective derived from Maria, and was associated with the cult of the Virgin Mary. It was borne by various early saints, including a 3rd-century martyr in Numibia and a 5th-century hermit of Berry, France.

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

Similar surnames: Marino, Marciano, Marano, Marien, Maria, Marian, Morino, Marcano

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Mariano Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mariano name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mariano. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Philippines


  • France


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Mariano Family Origin

Where is the Mariano family from?

Mariano Family Occupations

What did your Mariano ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mariano occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Mariano's were Laborers. Laborer, Boot & Shoe Manuf. and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mariano. A less common occupation for the Mariano family was Oyster.

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  • Laborer

  • Boot & Shoe Manuf.

  • Fisherman

  • Oyster


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mariano ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mariano Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Mariano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mariano census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Mariano. 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 Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Mariano. For the veterans among your Mariano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mariano Life Expectancy

What is the average Mariano lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Mariano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mariano in 1942 was 36, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mariano

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mariano ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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