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Costello Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Oisdealbhaigh ‘son of Oisdealbhach’, a personal name composed of the elements os ‘deer’, ‘fawn’ + dealbhach ‘in the form of’, ‘resembling’.

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


Similar surnames: Castell, Castellon, Morello, Covello, Corsello, Castello, Connell

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Costello Family Origin

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Costello Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    1%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Costello family was Carpenter. The most common Costello occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Costello's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Costello.

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Costello Life Expectancy

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