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Valentino Family History

Valentino Name Meaning

Italian and Spanish: from the personal name Valentino, a pet form of Valente.

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


Similar surnames: Valentine, Valentin, Valentini, Valenti, Valent, Santino, Valenzano

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Where is the Valentino family from?

You can see how Valentino families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Valentino family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Valentino families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 16 Valentino families living in Missouri. This was about 42% of all the recorded Valentino's in the USA. Missouri had the highest population of Valentino families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Valentino surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Valentino ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Valentino. 27% of Valentino men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Valentino women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Valentino were Barber 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
    27%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • New Worker
    6%
  • Barber
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    18%
  • Seamstress
    10%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • New Worker
    6%
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What Valentino family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Valentino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Valentino 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Valentino. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Valentino. For the veterans among your Valentino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Valentino lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Valentino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Valentino in 1944 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

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