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Delgrosso Family History

Delgrosso Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Del Grosso, Del Rosso, Del Rossi, Dell'osso, De Gross, Debrosse

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Where is the Delgrosso family from?

You can see how Delgrosso families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Delgrosso family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1911 and 1920. The most Delgrosso families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 15 Delgrosso families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 26% of all the recorded Delgrosso's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Delgrosso families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Delgrosso surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Delgrosso ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Delgrosso. 29% of Delgrosso men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Delgrosso women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Delgrosso were New Worker and Seamstress. .

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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.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Cook
    14%
  • Tailor
    11%
  • New Worker
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • New Worker
    20%
  • Manufacturer
    20%
  • Secretary
    20%
  • Seamstress
    20%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Delgrosso. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delgrosso 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 785 immigration records available for the last name Delgrosso. 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 Cards

There are 515 military records available for the last name Delgrosso. For the veterans among your Delgrosso ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Delgrosso lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Delgrosso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Delgrosso in 1941 was 49, and 74 in 2004.

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