History of your Surname
Get access to Zamorano family records.Start a 14-Day Free Trial

Zamorano Family History

Zamorano Surname Meaning

Spanish: habitational name for someone from Zamora from an adjectival form of the placename.

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

Similar surnames: Zambrano, Moyano, Zamora, Morano, Maiorino, Sambrano, Moran, Morgano

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Zamorano family from?

You can see how Zamorano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Zamorano family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Zamorano families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 7 Zamorano families living in California. This was about 70% of all the recorded Zamorano's in USA. California had the highest population of Zamorano families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Zamorano surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Zamorano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Zamorano. 100% of Zamorano men worked as a Laborer. .

View Census Data for Zamorano | Data not to scale

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

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Zamorano family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Zamorano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zamorano census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Australian census records for Zamorano

Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Zamorano. 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.

View all Zamorano immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 70 military records available for the last name Zamorano. For the veterans among your Zamorano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Zamorano military records

You've only scratched the surface of Zamorano family history

Discover More

What is the average Zamorano lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Zamorano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Zamorano in 1954 was 51, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zamorano

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Zamorano family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Zamorano last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial