Mosso Name Meaning

Italian: of uncertain derivation; possibly from a shortened pet form of a personal name ending in -mo, such as Anselmo, Giacomo, or Guglielmo, or alternatively a habitational name from Mosso Santa Maria in Biella province. Catalan: occupational name from mosso ‘young man’, ‘apprentice’. Spanish and Portuguese: variant from Spanish mozo, Portuguese moo ‘youth’, ‘young man’, ‘apprentice’.

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


Similar surnames: Mosco, Moss, Musso, Bosso, Motto, Rosso, Mossa, Mosko, Masso, Nasso

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Mosso Family Origin

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Mosso Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Mason

    14%

In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mosso. A less common occupation for the Mosso family was Mason. The most common Mosso occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 14% of Mosso's were Carpenters.

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Between 1954 and 2004, Mosso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Mosso in 1954 was 68, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mosso

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