Catto Family History

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Catto Name Meaning

Scottish: development of Cattoch, a name of unknown origin, recorded in Aberdeenshire since the mid 15th century. Italian (Venice): of uncertain origin; possibly derived from a short form of the female personal name Caterina.

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

Similar surnames: Catt, Cato, Matto, Canto, Cardo, Gatt, Caso, Lotto, Catron, Calo

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Catto Family Origin

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Catto Family Occupations

What did your Catto ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Catto family was Flesher. The most common Catto occupation in the UK was Farmer. 18% of Catto's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Servant and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Catto.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Servant

  • Annuitant

  • Flesher


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

Catto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Catto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Catto 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Catto. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Catto. For the veterans among your Catto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Catto Life Expectancy

What is the average Catto lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Catto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Catto in 1954 was 48, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Catto

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Catto 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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