Rizzo Family History

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Rizzo Name Meaning

Italian: variant of Riccio.

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


Similar surnames: Rizzio, Pizzo, Rizza, Risso, Lizzio, Ezzo, Rio, Ruzzo, Rizzi, Pizza

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Rizzo Family Origin

Where is the Rizzo family from?

Rizzo Family Occupations

What did your Rizzo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rizzo family was Professor Of Music. The most common Rizzo occupation in the USA was Barber. 20% of Rizzo's were Barbers. Barber, Butcher and Fruit Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rizzo.

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  • Barber

    20%
  • Butcher

    20%
  • Fruit Dealer

    20%
  • Professor Of Music

    20%

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

Rizzo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rizzo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rizzo 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rizzo. 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 Rizzo. For the veterans among your Rizzo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rizzo Life Expectancy

What is the average Rizzo lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Rizzo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Rizzo in 1947 was 35, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rizzo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rizzo 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.

Famous Rizzo Family

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