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Picchi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic from a personal name of Germanic origin (Latinized as Picchius), derived from a root meaning ‘sharp’, ‘pointed’. According to De Felice, the Italian personal name represented bynames with various senses related to pointed or peaked objects or features, and even the green woodpecker (compare Pike).

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


Similar surnames: Pecci, Pich, Tocci, Fucci, Fiocchi, Rocchi, Cecchi, Macchia, Fitch

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Where is the Picchi family from?

You can see how Picchi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Picchi family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Picchi families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Picchi families living in Arkansas. This was about 83% of all the recorded Picchi's in the USA. Arkansas had the highest population of Picchi families in 1880.
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What did your Picchi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Picchi. 50% of Picchi men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Picchi women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Picchi were Co Partner and Packer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Farm Hand
    9%
  • Machine Operator
    9%
  • Co Partner
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    50%
  • Packer
    50%
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Census Records

There are 961 census records available for the last name Picchi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Picchi census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 777 immigration records available for the last name Picchi. 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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Draft Cards

There are 345 military records available for the last name Picchi. For the veterans among your Picchi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Picchi lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Picchi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Picchi in 1962 was 73, and 85 in 2004.

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