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Molino Family History

Molino Name Meaning

Italian and Spanish: habitational name from any of numerous places named Molino, from molino ‘mill’, or a topographic name for someone who lived at a mill. Molinos is also found as a Greek name.

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


Similar surnames: Molin, Molina, Morino, Solano, Polino, Molinar, Golino, Moline

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Where is the Molino family from?

You can see how Molino families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Molino family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Molino families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 89 Molino families living in Texas. This was about 43% of all the recorded Molino's in the USA. Texas had the highest population of Molino families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Molino surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Molino ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Molino. 49% of Molino men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Molino women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Molino were Operator and Clerk.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    49%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Labor
    5%
  • Operator
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    13%
  • Laborer
    13%
  • Floor Girl
    10%
  • Clerk
    10%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Molino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Molino census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Molino. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Molino lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Molino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Molino in 1948 was 39, and 83 in 2004.

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