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Banos Name Meaning

Spanish (Baños): habitational name from any of numerous places named for their public baths, bañnos (from Latin balnea). In some instances the name may have arisen as a metonymic occupational name for an attendant at a public bath house. Hungarian (Bános): from a pet form of the old secular personal name Bán.

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

Similar surnames: Baros, Bakos, Danos, Janos, Banes, Banks, Ban, Boros, Manos, Banton

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Banos Family Origin

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Banos Family Occupations

What did your Banos ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Banos. 43% of Banos men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Banos women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Banos were Chef and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Proprietor
  • Cook
  • Chef

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Seamstress
  • Waitress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Banos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Banos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Banos census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Banos. 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 Card

There are 388 military records available for the last name Banos. For the veterans among your Banos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Banos Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Banos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Banos in 1964 was 64, and 62 in 2004.

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