Presto Family History

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Presto Name Meaning

Southern Italian (mainly Calabria and Sicily): from southern Italian preste, presto, pristo ‘priest’ (see Prete).

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

Similar surnames: Presti, Prete, Prestia, Cresto, Pretto, Presta, Preston, Aresco

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Presto Family Origin

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Presto Family Occupations

What did your Presto ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Presto occupation in the USA was Farming. 100% of Presto's were Farmings.

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  • Farming


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Presto ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Presto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Presto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Presto census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 971 immigration records available for the last name Presto. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Presto. For the veterans among your Presto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Presto Life Expectancy

What is the average Presto lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Presto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Presto in 1942 was 42, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Presto

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Presto ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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