Como Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Como, a short form of Giacomo, Italian equivalent of James. Italian: habitational name from Como in Lombardy. Altered spelling of French Comeau.

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


Similar surnames: Cosmo, Coco, Cuomo, Cimo, Compo, Colo, Cott, Omo, Corn, Coto

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Como Family Origin

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Como Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    21%
  • Farmer

    19%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Como family was Farm Laborer. Laborer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Como. The most common Como occupation in the USA was Laborer. 21% of Como's were Laborers.

Source: Census data for Como | Data not to scale

Como Historical Records

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Como Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Como life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Como in 1951 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Como

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