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Pineiro Family History

Pineiro Name Meaning

Galician (also Piñeiro): habitational name from any of numerous places in Galicia named Pineiro or Piñeiro, from piñeiro ‘pine’.

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


Similar surnames: Pinheiro, Pinedo, Ribeiro, Pino, Pinero, Pereira, Piedra, Viveiros

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Where is the Pineiro family from?

You can see how Pineiro families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Pineiro family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 3 Pineiro families living in New Jersey. This was about 9% of all the recorded Pineiro's in the USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Pineiro families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Pineiro surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Pineiro ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Agricultor and Sirvienta were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pineiro. 34% of Pineiro men worked as an Agricultor.

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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

  • Agricultor
    34%
  • Jornalero
    14%
  • Seaman
    14%
  • Laborer
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Sirvienta
    100%
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What Pineiro family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Pineiro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pineiro 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Pineiro. 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 623 military records available for the last name Pineiro. For the veterans among your Pineiro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Pineiro lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Pineiro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Pineiro in 1943 was 41, and 69 in 2004.

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