Fortunato Family History

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Fortunato Name Meaning

Italian: from the omen name Fortunato, a continuation of the Late Latin personal name Fortunatus, from the Latin adjective fortunatus ‘prosperous’, ‘happy’.

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

Similar surnames: Fortuna, Fortun, Fortune, Fontana, Fornaro, Portugal, Forino, Donato

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Fortunato Family Origin

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Fortunato Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Fortunato ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Fortunato Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Fortunato. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fortunato 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Fortunato. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Fortunato. For the veterans among your Fortunato ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fortunato Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Fortunato life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Fortunato in 1952 was 46, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fortunato ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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