Santora Family History

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Santora Name Meaning

Italian: variant (feminine in form) of Santoro, the feminine form probably being due to the influence of the Italian word famiglia ‘family’.

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

Similar surnames: Santore, Santoro, Santori, Santor, Santer, Sartore, Cantara, Santone

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Santora Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Santora name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Santora. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Germanic Europe


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Santora Family Origin

Where is the Santora family from?

Santora Family Occupations

What did your Santora ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Fruits and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Santora. The most common Santora occupation in the USA was Fruits. 50% of Santora's were Fruitss.

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  • Fruits

  • Laborer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Santora ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Santora Historical Records

What Santora family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Santora. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Santora census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 755 immigration records available for the last name Santora. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Santora. For the veterans among your Santora ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Santora Life Expectancy

What is the average Santora lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Santora life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Santora in 1950 was 73, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Santora

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Santora ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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