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Rotolo Name Meaning

from rotolo, a measure of weight roughly equivalent to 800 grams, which remained in use in southern Italy until the end of the 19th century. The surname presumably arose from a metonymic occupational name. from a derivative of the personal name Roto (see Roti).

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


Similar surnames: Ruvolo, Toro, Rokos, Notaro, Roppolo, Kotila, Wool, Bonomo, Roethle

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Rotolo Family Origin

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Rotolo Family Occupations

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Rotolo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rotolo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rotolo 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

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Rotolo Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Rotolo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Rotolo in 1953 was 27, and 69 in 2004.

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