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Scarantino Family History

Scarantino Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name from a diminutive of Old Italian scaranto ‘steep and stoney mountain tract’, or from Italian (also Venetian) caranto ‘tuff’.

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


Similar surnames: Sartin, Carpino, Carlino, Tarantino, Casalino, Schettino, Shortino

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Where is the Scarantino family from?

You can see how Scarantino families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Scarantino family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 7 Scarantino families living in New York. This was about 58% of all the recorded Scarantino's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Scarantino families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Scarantino surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Scarantino ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Scarantino. 38% of Scarantino 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
    38%
  • Waiter
    19%
  • Mason
    19%
  • Barber
    13%
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What Scarantino family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 456 census records available for the last name Scarantino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scarantino 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 338 immigration records available for the last name Scarantino. 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 256 military records available for the last name Scarantino. For the veterans among your Scarantino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Scarantino lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Scarantino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Scarantino in 1960 was 61, and 87 in 2004.

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