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Verona Family History

Verona Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from the city or regional name from the province of Verona in northeastern Italy, Latin Verona. The place was an important settlement long before its capture by the Romans in 89 bc; its name is of uncertain origin.

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

Similar surnames: Perona, Verna, Perna, Vernon, Varon, Berna, Vena, Celona, Corona

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Where is the Verona family from?

You can see how Verona families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Verona family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Verona families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there was 1 Verona family living in British Columbia. This was 100% of all the recorded Verona's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Verona families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Verona surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Verona ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Verona. 50% of Verona men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Verona women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Verona were New Worker and Teacher.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Bookkeeper
  • Cleaner
  • Teacher
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Verona. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Verona census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 951 immigration records available for the last name Verona. 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 Cards

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Verona. For the veterans among your Verona ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Verona lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Verona life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Verona in 1959 was 59, and 82 in 2004.

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