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Miano Name Meaning

from a short form of the personal name Damiano or Emiliano, Latin Aemilianus (see Emile). habitational name from Miano in Naples, Parma, and Teramo; Miane in Treviso; or Mian in Belluno.

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

Similar surnames: Viano, Siano, Riano, Tiano, Milano, Ciano, Mino, Vano, Mirto, Frano

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Where is the Miano family from?

You can see how Miano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Miano family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Miano families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Miano families living in California. This was 100% of all the recorded Miano's in the USA. California had the highest population of Miano families in 1880.
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What did your Miano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Miano. 32% of Miano men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Miano women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Miano were Shoemaker and Seamstress.

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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
  • Clerk
  • Salesman
  • Shoemaker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • New Worker
  • Dressmaker
  • Seamstress
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Miano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Miano 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 Miano. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Miano. For the veterans among your Miano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Miano lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Miano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Miano in 1944 was 25, and 79 in 2004.

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