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Ronco Name Meaning

Italian (Naples and Puglia): topographic name from ronco ‘cultivated land’, ‘terraced slope’, ‘hillside vineyard’, or a habitational name from any of the numerous places named with this word, examples of which are found in Turin, Genoa, Milan, and Verona (Ronco); Bologna, Mantova, and Savona (Ronchi); Verona (Ronca).

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


Similar surnames: Junco, Raco, Roca, Tocco, Rock, Rocco, Ronne, Runco, Monaco, Ronca

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Where is the Ronco family from?

You can see how Ronco families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ronco family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Ronco families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 51 Ronco families living in Maine. This was about 66% of all the recorded Ronco's in the USA. Maine had the highest population of Ronco families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ronco surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ronco ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ronco. 23% of Ronco men worked as a Laborer and 37% of Ronco women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ronco were Weaver and New Worker.

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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
    23%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Spinner
    9%
  • Weaver
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    37%
  • Housekeeper
    28%
  • Inspector
    19%
  • New Worker
    19%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Ronco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ronco 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 852 immigration records available for the last name Ronco. 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 637 military records available for the last name Ronco. For the veterans among your Ronco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ronco lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Ronco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Ronco in 1956 was 53, and 87 in 2004.

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