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Rando Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): from the Germanic personal name Rando, in part a short form of such names as Bertrando (see Bertram) or Randolfo (see Randolph).

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


Similar surnames: Brando, Lando, Rand, Ranno, Rado, Ando, Renzo, Vano, Randa, Sando

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Where is the Rando family from?

You can see how Rando families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rando family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Rando families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 17 Rando families living in New York. This was about 27% of all the recorded Rando's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Rando families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rando surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rando ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Rando. 22% of Rando men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Rando women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Rando were Proprietor and Housewife.

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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
    22%
  • Baker
    14%
  • Truck Driver
    13%
  • Proprietor
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    50%
  • Machine Operator
    22%
  • Nurse
    15%
  • Housewife
    15%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Rando. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rando 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 Rando. 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 969 military records available for the last name Rando. For the veterans among your Rando ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rando lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Rando life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rando in 1951 was 45, and 90 in 2004.

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