Delo Family History

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Delo Name Meaning

Croatian (southern Dalmatia): unexplained. Possibly from delo ‘work’. Possibly an altered spelling of the French surname De l’Eau, a topographic name, with fused preposition and article, for someone who lived by a stretch of water, from Old French ewe ‘water’.

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


Similar surnames: Gelo, Deloy, Delp, Debo, Dell, Delos, Pelo, Delon, Delao, Deyo

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Delo Family Origin

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Delo Family Occupations

What did your Delo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, farmer, Laborer and Agent For Pubic B. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delo. A less common occupation for the Delo family was Ass. Chief Clk. M. P. R.R.. The most common Delo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Delo's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Agent For Pubic B.

    4%
  • Ass. Chief Clk. M. P. R.R.

    4%

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Delo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Delo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delo 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Delo. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Delo. For the veterans among your Delo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delo Life Expectancy

What is the average Delo lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Delo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Delo in 1944 was 28, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Delo 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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