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Peloso Family History

Peloso Name Meaning
Italian (mainly southern): nickname for a man with long or unkempt hair and beard, from peloso ‘hairy’, ‘shaggy’.

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

7,341 Historical Documents with Peloso on Ancestry.com
2,979 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
377 Military Records
851 Immigration Records
1,851 Census and Voter Lists
1,283 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Peloso Families

  • Number of Peloso families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Peloso last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Peloso Family Origin

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Peloso Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Peloso

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Peloso Family Occupations

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Military Service by Peloso

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