Destro Family History

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Destro Name Meaning

Italian: nickname from destro ‘dextrous’, ‘skilled’, (literally ‘right-handed’).

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

Similar surnames: Castoro, Cerro, Testo, De Toro, Desio, Mestre, Castro, Sesto, Cesaro

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Destro Family Origin

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Destro Family Occupations

What did your Destro ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Destro occupation in the USA was Foreman-Carpet Fcty.. 100% of Destro's were Foreman-Carpet Fcty.s.

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  • Foreman-Carpet Fcty.


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Destro ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Destro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 833 census records available for the last name Destro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Destro 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 566 immigration records available for the last name Destro. 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 554 military records available for the last name Destro. For the veterans among your Destro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Destro Life Expectancy

What is the average Destro lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Destro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Destro in 1961 was 59, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Destro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Destro 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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