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Pando Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, and Galician: habitational name from any of several places in Portugal, Galicia, and Asturies named Pando (the Asturian form being Pandu), from Spanish, Galician and Portuguese pando in the sense ‘hollow’, ‘depression’.

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


Similar surnames: Canto, Sando, Penso, Dando, Pardo, Canedo, Lande, Pinedo, Sanzo, Sand

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Where is the Pando family from?

You can see how Pando families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pando family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Pando families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 66 Pando families living in New Mexico. This was about 73% of all the recorded Pando's in the USA. New Mexico had the highest population of Pando families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pando surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pando ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pando. 32% of Pando men worked as a Laborer.

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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
    32%
  • Clerk
    16%
  • Baker
    12%
  • Attendant
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Pando. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pando 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Pando. 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 485 military records available for the last name Pando. For the veterans among your Pando ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pando lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Pando life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Pando in 1949 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

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