Mascaro Family History

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Mascaro Name Meaning

Italian and Catalan (Mascaró): from the Old Tuscan personal name Mascaro. Italian: possibly from Arabic al-mu’askari ‘soldier’. Catalan from a medieval personal name of Germanic origin.

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

Similar surnames: Massaro, Mascari, Mascolo, Asaro, Moscato, Macari, Casano, Marcano

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Mascaro Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mascaro name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mascaro. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Italy


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Mascaro Family Origin

Where is the Mascaro family from?

Mascaro Family Occupations

What did your Mascaro ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mascaro family was Peddler. Drives Syrup Wagon, Huckster and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mascaro. The most common Mascaro occupation in the USA was Drives Syrup Wagon. 20% of Mascaro's were Drives Syrup Wagons.

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  • Drives Syrup Wagon

  • Huckster

  • Laborer

  • Peddler


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Mascaro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mascaro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mascaro 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mascaro. 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 809 military records available for the last name Mascaro. For the veterans among your Mascaro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mascaro Life Expectancy

What is the average Mascaro lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mascaro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mascaro in 1940 was 42, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mascaro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mascaro 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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