Tarango Family History

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Tarango Name Meaning

probably from a native American language (Mexico): possibly habitational name from Tarango, a mountain range called Tarango in Mexico. The name is commonly found in the Chihuahua region, but not in current Spain.

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

Similar surnames: Taranto, Turano, Varano, Arango, Takano, Naranjo, Marano, Carano

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Tarango Family Origin

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Tarango Family Occupations

What did your Tarango ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Servant were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Tarango. 37% of Tarango men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Tarango women worked as a Servant. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tarango were Farmer and Mach Opr

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Farm Laborer
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Servant
  • Housewife
  • Laundress
  • Mach Opr

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

Tarango Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tarango. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tarango 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 895 immigration records available for the last name Tarango. 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 473 military records available for the last name Tarango. For the veterans among your Tarango ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tarango Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Tarango life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Tarango in 1940 was 34, and 67 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tarango 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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