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Castano Name Meaning

Spanish and Galician (Castaño): from castaño ‘chestnut (tree)’ (Latin castanea), hence a topographic name for someone who lived by such a tree or a habitational name from any of numerous places named with this word. Southern Italian: from medieval Greek kastanon ‘chestnut’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous chestnut tree, or a nickname for someone with chestnut-colored hair.

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


Similar surnames: Castagno, Castanon, Cassano, Castro, Campano, Castagna, Bassano

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Castano Family Origin

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Castano Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Dealer

    25%
  • Clerk In Drugs

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Segar Store

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Castano family was Segar Store. Cigar Dealer, Clerk In Drugs and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Castano. The most common Castano occupation in the USA was Cigar Dealer. 25% of Castano's were Cigar Dealers.

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Castano Historical Records

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Castano Life Expectancy

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