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Troiano Family History

Troiano Name Meaning

ethnic name for someone from Troia in Apulia, from an adjectival form of the place name. outside Apulia, from the personal name Troiano ‘Trojan’, which was borne by a minor saint, a bishop of Saintes in France.

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


Similar surnames: Triano, Trojan, Romano, Luciano, Troiani, Torno, Troyan, Troia, Tiano

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Where is the Troiano family from?

You can see how Troiano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Troiano family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 19 Troiano families living in New York. This was about 27% of all the recorded Troiano's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Troiano families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Troiano surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Troiano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Troiano. 34% of Troiano men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Troiano women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Troiano were Salesman and Machine Operator.

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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
    34%
  • Proprietor
    8%
  • New Worker
    6%
  • Salesman
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    17%
  • Housewife
    14%
  • Stitcher
    11%
  • Machine Operator
    11%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Troiano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Troiano 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Troiano. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Troiano. For the veterans among your Troiano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Troiano lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Troiano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Troiano in 1948 was 48, and 70 in 2004.

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