Orsini Family History

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Orsini Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Orsino.

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

Similar surnames: Corsini, Ursini, Masini, Fortini, Morini, Orsino, Casini, Orsi, Rini

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Orsini Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Orsini name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Orsini. 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


  • France


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Orsini Family Origin

Where is the Orsini family from?

Orsini Family Occupations

What did your Orsini ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Orsini occupation in the USA was Operatic Singer. 100% of Orsini's were Operatic Singers.

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  • Operatic Singer


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

Orsini Historical Records

What Orsini family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Orsini Life Expectancy

What is the average Orsini lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Orsini life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Orsini in 1951 was 51, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Orsini

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Orsini 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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