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Nino Name Meaning

Spanish (Niño): nickname from Spanish niño ‘child’, ‘boy’. This was often given to a first-born son as a familiar name. Italian: from the personal name Nino, a short form of Antonino or Giovannino, pet forms of Antonio and Giovanni respectively. Greek (Ninos): from the personal name Ninos, a pet form of Konstantinos (see Constantine).

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


Similar surnames: Pino, Lino, Zino, Dino, Cino, Nini, Tino, Fino, Nuno, Mina

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Where is the Nino family from?

You can see how Nino families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Nino family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Nino families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 11 Nino families living in Iowa. This was about 38% of all the recorded Nino's in the USA. Iowa had the highest population of Nino families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Nino surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Nino ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laundress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nino. 48% of Nino men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Nino women worked as a Laundress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nino were New Worker and Housework.

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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
    48%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • New Worker
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laundress
    30%
  • Seamstress
    20%
  • Housekeeper
    15%
  • Housework
    15%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Nino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nino 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Nino. 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 Nino. For the veterans among your Nino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Nino lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Nino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Nino in 1945 was 32, and 66 in 2004.

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