Deo Name Meaning

Indian (northern states): Hindu name found in several communities, from Sanskrit deva ‘god’, ‘lord’. This was a title used by ruling families in northern India. There is a Jat tribe called Deo. In the northeast this name is found among Kayasths, pronounced deb. In Maharashtra Konkanasth Brahmans have a clan called Dev. Italian: from a short form of the personal names Amadeo, Laudadeo, or Sperindeo, of which only the first now remains in use as a given name.

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


Similar surnames: Rao, Dey, Leo, Deol, Meo, Feo, Reo, Dec, Das, Zeno

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Deo Family Origin

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Deo Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Barber

    4%

In 1880, the most common Deo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Deo's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Deo family was Barber. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Deo.

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Deo Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Deo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Deo in 1961 was 56, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deo

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