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Peixoto Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: from peixoto, a diminutive of peixe ‘fish’ (Latin piscis); a metonymic occupational name for a fisherman or fish seller, or perhaps a nickname for someone thought to resemble a fish in some way.

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


Similar surnames: Priolo, Pilato, Poirot, Pinto, Geist, Picot, Pecore, Pezzuto, Peduto

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Peixoto Family Origin

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Peixoto Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Sadler

    50%

In 1880, Farmer and Sadler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Peixoto. The most common Peixoto occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Peixoto's were Farmers.

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Peixoto Life Expectancy

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