Rizzuto Family History

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Rizzuto Name Meaning

Southern Italian: southern variant of Ricciuto (see Ricciuti).

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

Similar surnames: Rizzuti, Pizzuto, Rizzo, Pizzo, Rizzio, Sisto, Bizzaro, Lizzio, Rizza

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Rizzuto Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Rizzuto name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Rizzuto. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • France


  • Germanic Europe


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Rizzuto Family Origin

Where is the Rizzuto family from?

Rizzuto Family Occupations

What did your Rizzuto ancestors do for a living?

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

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Rizzuto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rizzuto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rizzuto 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Rizzuto. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Rizzuto. For the veterans among your Rizzuto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rizzuto Life Expectancy

What is the average Rizzuto lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Rizzuto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Rizzuto in 1952 was 36, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rizzuto 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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