History of your Surname
Get access to Lobato family records.Start a free trial

Lobato Family History

Lobato Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from lobato ‘wolf cub’ or from a medieval personal name based on this word. Compare Italian Lovato..

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


Similar surnames: Lovato, Lodato, Loreto, Lobo, Donato, Sabato, Rosato, Legato, Lato

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Lobato family from?

You can see how Lobato families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lobato family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Lobato families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 438 Lobato families living in New Mexico. This was about 80% of all the recorded Lobato's in the USA. New Mexico had the highest population of Lobato families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lobato surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lobato ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lobato. 44% of Lobato men worked as a Laborer and 64% of Lobato women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lobato were Truck Driver and Maid.

View Census data for Lobato | Data not to scale

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

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    44%
  • Farmer
    30%
  • Farm Laborer
    8%
  • Truck Driver
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    64%
  • Teacher
    19%
  • Maid
    19%
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Lobato family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Lobato. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lobato census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Lobato

Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lobato. 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.

View all Lobato immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lobato. For the veterans among your Lobato ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Lobato military records

You've only scratched the surface of Lobato family history.

Discover More

What is the average Lobato lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Lobato life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Lobato in 1951 was 45, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lobato

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Lobato family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial