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Melito Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name from Melito di Napoli in Naples province, Melito Irpino in Avellino, or Melito Porto Salvo in Reggio Calabria, which takes its name from the Melito river, from Greek potamos tou melitos ‘river of honey’.

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


Similar surnames: Malito, Melis, Melia, Melita, Molino, Mileto, Pelto, Mello, Beito

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Melito Family Origin

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Melito Family Occupations

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Melito Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Melito Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Melito life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Melito in 1951 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

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