Garofano Family History

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Garofano Name Meaning

Italian: from garofano ‘carnation’, ‘gilliflower’ (see Garofalo).

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


Similar surnames: Garofalo, Garofolo, Garafalo, Gargano, Padovano, Galiano, Gargaro

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Garofano Family Origin

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Garofano Family Occupations

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

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Garofano Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Garofano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Garofano 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Garofano. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Garofano. For the veterans among your Garofano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Garofano Life Expectancy

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Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Garofano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Garofano in 1954 was 39, and 60 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garofano 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.

Famous Garofano Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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