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Fortuno Name Meaning

Spanish (Fortuño): from the personal name Fortuño from Latin Fortunius derived from fortuna ‘luck’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Fortune, Fortun, Fortuna, Ortuno, Fortino, Forino, Forton, Fortunato

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Where is the Fortuno family from?

You can see how Fortuno families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fortuno family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1851 and 1920. The most Fortuno families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there was 1 Fortuno family living in Warwickshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Fortuno's in United Kingdom. Warwickshire had the highest population of Fortuno families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fortuno surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fortuno ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Fortuno. 100% of Fortuno women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Fortuno. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fortuno 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 735 immigration records available for the last name Fortuno. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 203 military records available for the last name Fortuno. For the veterans among your Fortuno ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Fortuno lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Fortuno life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Fortuno in 1962 was 68, and 81 in 2003.

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