Pagano Family History

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Pagano Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Pagano, Latin Paganus, from a word meaning ‘village dweller’ (see Paine). Spanish equivalent of Catalan Pagà (see Pagan), cognate with 1.

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

Similar surnames: Pagan, Galgano, Fagan, Pagani, Gargano, Pantano, Piano, Casano

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Pagano Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Pagano name?

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

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Germanic Europe


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Pagano Family Origin

Where is the Pagano family from?

Pagano Family Occupations

What did your Pagano ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Pagano occupation in the UK was Merchant. 50% of Pagano's were Merchants. Merchant and Professor Of Music were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Pagano.

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  • Merchant

  • Professor Of Music


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

Pagano Historical Records

What Pagano family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Pagano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pagano 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 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Pagano. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Pagano. For the veterans among your Pagano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pagano Life Expectancy

What is the average Pagano lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Pagano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Pagano in 1942 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pagano

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pagano 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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