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Lello Name Meaning

Italian: from a short form of the personal name Angiolello, a pet form of the personal name Angelo.

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


Similar surnames: Tello, Mello, Bello, Lilla, Lallo, Lelli, Lillo, Lilly, Tullo, Zello

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Where is the Lello family from?

You can see how Lello families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lello family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Lello families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1880 there were 10 Lello families living in Maine. This was 100% of all the recorded Lello's in the USA. Maine had the highest population of Lello families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lello surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lello ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lello. 64% of Lello men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Lello women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lello were Merchant and Nurse.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    64%
  • Inspector
    10%
  • New Worker
    10%
  • Merchant
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    50%
  • Nurse
    50%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lello. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lello census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lello. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lello. For the veterans among your Lello ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lello lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Lello life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lello in 1958 was 39, and 73 in 2004.

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