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Tosi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Toso.

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


Similar surnames: Bosi, Tosti, Toti, Rosi, Toso, Poli, Risi, Nasi, Toni, Ossi

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Where is the Tosi family from?

You can see how Tosi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tosi family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Tosi families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Tosi families living in Illinois. This was 100% of all the recorded Tosi's in USA. Illinois had the highest population of Tosi families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tosi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tosi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Tosi. 28% of Tosi men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Tosi women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Tosi were Janitor and Dress Maker. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    28%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Janitor
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Seamstress
    24%
  • Teacher
    18%
  • Bookkeeper
    12%
  • Dress Maker
    12%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Tosi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tosi census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tosi. 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 Cards

There are 884 military records available for the last name Tosi. For the veterans among your Tosi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Tosi lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Tosi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tosi in 1952 was 54, and 85 in 2004.

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