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Scelfo Family History

Scelfo Name Meaning
Italian (Sicily): possibly a variant of Gelfo, a nickname from Sicilian cerfu, gerfu ‘unripe’, ‘immature’. Compare Scerbo.

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

2,133 Historical Documents with Scelfo on Ancestry
730 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
138 Military Records
381 Immigration Records
436 Census and Voter Lists
448 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Scelfo Families

  • Number of Scelfo families
     3 - 3
     2 - 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 Scelfo last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Scelfo census records

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Scelfo Family Origin

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Average Life Expectancy for Scelfo

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Scelfo Family Occupations

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Military Service by Scelfo

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