Colo Name Meaning

from the personal name Colo, a short form of Nicolo (see Nicholas). (Colò) nickname from medieval Greek kolos ‘lame’, classical Greek kylos.

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


Similar surnames: Cola, Colao, Cole, Como, Coll, Colla, Volk, Cobo, Calo, Wolf

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Colo Family Origin

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Colo Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    38%
  • Car Washer

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Janitor

    13%

In 1880, the most common Colo occupation in the USA was Laborer. 38% of Colo's were Laborers. Laborer, Car Washer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colo. A less common occupation for the Colo family was Janitor.

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Colo Historical Records

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Colo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Colo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Colo in 1952 was 24, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Colo

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