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Avelino Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from the personal name Avelino, which was borne by Saint Andrea Avellino and is taken from the city of Avellino in Campania, Italy.

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

Similar surnames: Avellino, Paulino, Atilano, Avino, Angelino, Amelio, Aurelio, Delfino

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Where is the Avelino family from?

You can see how Avelino families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Avelino family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Avelino families were found in the USA in 1920, and the UK in 1891. In 1911 there were 4 Avelino families living in Quebec. This was 100% of all the recorded Avelino's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Avelino families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Avelino surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Avelino ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Avelino. 72% of Avelino 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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Avelino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Avelino 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 846 immigration records available for the last name Avelino. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 118 military records available for the last name Avelino. For the veterans among your Avelino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Avelino lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Avelino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Avelino in 1959 was 24, and 92 in 2004.

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