Certo Family History

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Certo Name Meaning

Italian: from certo ‘certain’, ‘sure’, from Latin certus, probably a nickname for a decisive, resolute, or dependable person.

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

Similar surnames: Curto, Cerro, Certa, Cerino, Corti, Serio, Caro, Nero, Zero, Ferro

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Certo Family Origin

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Certo Family Occupations

What did your Certo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Certo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Certo's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


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Certo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 941 census records available for the last name Certo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Certo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 607 immigration records available for the last name Certo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 177 military records available for the last name Certo. For the veterans among your Certo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Certo Life Expectancy

What is the average Certo lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Certo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Certo in 1963 was 78, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Certo ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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