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Palermo Name Meaning

Italian and Jewish (from Italy): habitational name from the Sicilian city of Palermo, the Greek name of which is Panormos, from pan ‘all’ + ormos ‘gulf’, ‘bay’, probably in the sense ‘wide gulf’, but possibly ‘well-protected bay’.

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


Similar surnames: Paley, Salerno, Palma, Pero, Parma, Valero, Valerio, Paterno, Aleo

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Palermo Family Origin

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Palermo Family Occupations

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In 1880, Laborer and Painter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Palermo. The most common Palermo occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Palermo's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Painter

    50%

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Palermo Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Palermo ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Palermo Life Expectancy

What is the average Palermo lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Palermo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Palermo in 1944 was 31, and 79 in 2004.

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United States

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Famous Palermo Family

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