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Castello Name Meaning

Italian: from castello ‘castle’, ‘fortified building’ (from Late Latin castellum), applied as a topographic name, a habitational name from any of numerous places so named or named with this word, or a metonymic occupational name for a servant who lived and worked in such a place. Catalan (Castelló): habitational name from any of the places named Castelló or with that word, as for example Castelló de la Plana, one of the main towns in Valencia, or Castelló d’Empúries, a town in the Catalan district of L’Empordà.

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

Similar surnames: Castellon, Castelo, Castillo, Castell, Castillon, Castel, Casteel

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Castello Family Origin

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Castello Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Castello ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Laborer


In 1880, a less common occupation for the Castello family was Farm Laborer. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Castello. The most common Castello occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Castello's were Laborers.

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Castello Historical Records

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Castello Life Expectancy

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