Serrao Family History

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Serrao Name Meaning

Portuguese (Serrão): topographic name from Latin serranus ‘mountain dweller’.

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


Similar surnames: Serra, Serrano, Serrato, Terra, Sereno, Sergio, Ferro, Ferraz, Cerro

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Serrao Family Origin

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Serrao Family Occupations

What did your Serrao ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Serrao. 10% of Serrao men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Serrao women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Serrao were Manager and Glove Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    10%
  • Contractor
    4%
  • Locomotive Engineer
    4%
  • Manager
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Bar Maid
    6%
  • Cashier
    6%
  • Glove Maker
    6%

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

Serrao Historical Records

What Serrao family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 987 census records available for the last name Serrao. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Serrao 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Serrao. 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 407 military records available for the last name Serrao. For the veterans among your Serrao ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Serrao Life Expectancy

What is the average Serrao lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Serrao life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Serrao in 1963 was 57, and 90 in 2004.

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