Costello Family History

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Costello Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Oisdealbhaigh ‘son of Oisdealbhach’, a personal name composed of the elements os ‘deer’, ‘fawn’ + dealbhach ‘in the form of’, ‘resembling’.

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


Similar surnames: Castell, Castellon, Morello, Covello, Corsello, Castello, Connell

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Costello Family Origin

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Costello Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    8%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Farm Labourer

    2%
  • General Laborer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Costello family was General Laborer. The most common Costello occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Costello's were Labourers. Labourer, Coal Miner and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Costello.

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Costello Historical Records

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Costello Life Expectancy

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