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Pretto Name Meaning

Italian: a nickname from pretto, a reduced form of puretto, a derivative of puro ‘pure’.

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

Similar surnames: Pretti, Moretto, Petro, Prieto, Peretti, Netto, Paretti, Pretz, Getto

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Pretto Family Origin

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Pretto Family Occupations

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Pretto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pretto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pretto 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 744 immigration records available for the last name Pretto. 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 180 military records available for the last name Pretto. For the veterans among your Pretto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pretto Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Pretto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Pretto in 1947 was 38, and 55 in 2004.

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