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Venuti Family History

Venuti Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic from the personal name Venuto.

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


Similar surnames: Venuto, Venti, Nuti, Venturi, Vento, Vent, Vitti, Lenci, Viti, Venier

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Where is the Venuti family from?

You can see how Venuti families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Venuti family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 15 Venuti families living in Massachusetts. This was about 32% of all the recorded Venuti's in the USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Venuti families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Venuti surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Venuti ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Venuti. 30% of Venuti men worked as a Laborer and 28% of Venuti women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Venuti were Pressers and 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
    30%
  • Salesman
    15%
  • Proprietor
    8%
  • Pressers
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    28%
  • New Worker
    23%
  • Operator
    17%
  • Laborer
    12%
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What Venuti family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Venuti. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Venuti 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 827 immigration records available for the last name Venuti. 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 738 military records available for the last name Venuti. For the veterans among your Venuti ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Venuti lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Venuti life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Venuti in 1962 was 46, and 74 in 2004.

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