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Avellino Family History

Avellino Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from Avellino in Campania, from Latin Abellinum.

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

Similar surnames: Avelino, Armellino, Pellino, Arellano, Vallin, Marcellino, Delfino

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Where is the Avellino family from?

You can see how Avellino families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Avellino family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Avellino families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there was 1 Avellino family living in New York. This was 100% of all the recorded Avellino's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Avellino families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Avellino surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Avellino ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Avellino. 36% of Avellino men worked as a Laborer and 45% of Avellino women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Avellino were New Worker 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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Barber
  • Auto Mechanic
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Sales Clerk
  • Machine Operator
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What Avellino family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 919 census records available for the last name Avellino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Avellino 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 825 immigration records available for the last name Avellino. 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 469 military records available for the last name Avellino. For the veterans among your Avellino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Avellino lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Avellino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Avellino in 1952 was 66, and 64 in 2004.

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