Sancho Family History

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Sancho Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from Sancho, a popular medieval personal name, which is probably from a Latin form, Sanc(t)ius, a derivative of sanctus ‘holy’. The personal name was borne by a 9th-century martyr of Cordova.

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


Similar surnames: Macho, Sanzo, Mancha, Sanches, Santo, Sanchez, Janco, Ranch, Sacco

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Sancho Family Origin

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Sancho Family Occupations

What did your Sancho ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sancho. 24% of Sancho men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Sancho women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sancho were Cigar Maker and Cashier

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Porter
    7%
  • Carpenter
    4%
  • Cigar Maker
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
    14%
  • Assembler
    7%
  • Assistant Book
    7%
  • Cashier
    7%

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

Sancho Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sancho. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sancho 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Sancho. 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 399 military records available for the last name Sancho. For the veterans among your Sancho ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sancho Life Expectancy

What is the average Sancho lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sancho life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Sancho in 1963 was 74, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sancho

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