Mello Name Meaning

Italian: probably from a short form of a personal name ending with the hypocoristic suffix -ello, such as Giacomello. Portuguese: variant spelling of Melo. Dutch and Belgian (van Mello): habitational name from Mellelo, a place named for a wood near Melle in East Flanders (see Melle 3) + lo ‘grove’.

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


Similar surnames: Melle, Tello, Mellon, Mallo, Lello, Mells, Bello, Mollo, Belle, Melo

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Mello Family Origin

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Mello Family Occupations

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  • Chicken Peddler

    20%
  • Cook

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Miner

    20%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mello family was Miner. The most common Mello occupation in the USA was Chicken Peddler. 20% of Mello's were Chicken Peddlers. Chicken Peddler, Cook and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mello.

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Mello Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Mello life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mello in 1946 was 50, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mello

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