Pizzo Family History

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Pizzo Name Meaning

habitational name from Pizzo (Calabro) in Vibo Valentia province, or from other places named with Pizzo meaning ‘peak’, ‘mountain summit’, otherwise ‘angle’, ‘head’, ‘point’. nickname from a variant of Old Italian piccio ‘little’ or from Southern Italian Greek pitsos with the same meaning. nickname from Old Tuscan pizzo ‘beak’, ‘bill’. nickname from pizzo ‘pointed beard’.

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

Similar surnames: Pico, Puzzo, Pezzi, Pinto, Pino, Pozzi, Mizzi, Pio, Pozza, Pezza

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Pizzo Family Origin

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Pizzo Family Occupations

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Pizzo Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Pizzo Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Pizzo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pizzo in 1950 was 57, and 72 in 2004.

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