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Sarmiento Name Meaning

Spanish: from sarmiento ‘grape vine’ (Latin sarmentum ‘shoot’, from sarpere ‘to trim, prune’), apparently a nickname for a tall thin person. This is also found as an Italian surname, imported from Spain, which is present in the south, especially in Naples.

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


Similar surnames: Sarmento, Saraceno, Sardina, Sargent, Armento, Sapienza, Sabino

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Sarmiento Family Origin

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Sarmiento Family Occupations

What did your Sarmiento ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Merchant Tailor and Photographer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sarmiento. The most common Sarmiento occupation in the USA was Merchant Tailor. 50% of Sarmiento's were Merchant Tailors.

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  • Merchant Tailor

    50%
  • Photographer

    50%

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Sarmiento Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sarmiento. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarmiento 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sarmiento. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sarmiento. For the veterans among your Sarmiento ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sarmiento Life Expectancy

What is the average Sarmiento lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Sarmiento life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Sarmiento in 1942 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sarmiento

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sarmiento 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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