Mazo Family History

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Mazo Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname for a forceful person or metonymic occupational name for someone who used a mallet, Spanish mazo (a byform of Maza 1). Spanish (from Galician and Asturian-Leonese): habitational name from any of a number of places so named in Galicia, Asturies, and Lleón. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Mase.

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


Similar surnames: Maza, Mato, Mazon, Manzo, Marzo, Lazo, Maze, Malo, Mars, Mazor

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Mazo Family Origin

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Mazo Family Occupations

What did your Mazo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mazo. 11% of Mazo men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Mazo women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mazo were Proprietor and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Proprietor
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    13%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • New Worker
    7%
  • Operator
    7%

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

Mazo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mazo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mazo 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mazo. 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 357 military records available for the last name Mazo. For the veterans among your Mazo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mazo Life Expectancy

What is the average Mazo lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Mazo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mazo in 1961 was 49, and 88 in 2004.

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