Delo Name Meaning

Croatian (southern Dalmatia): unexplained. Possibly from delo ‘work’. Possibly an altered spelling of the French surname De l’Eau, a topographic name, with fused preposition and article, for someone who lived by a stretch of water, from Old French ewe ‘water’.

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


Similar surnames: Gelo, Deloy, Delp, Debo, Dell, Delos, Pelo, Delon, Delao, Deyo

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Delo Family Origin

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Delo Family Occupations

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  • Whitesmith

    14%
  • Bendsman & Cordwainer

    7%
  • Bricklayer

    7%
  • Fishmonger

    7%

In 1881, the most common Delo occupation in the UK was Whitesmith. 14% of Delo's were Whitesmiths. Whitesmith, Bendsman & Cordwainer and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delo. A less common occupation for the Delo family was Fishmonger.

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Delo Historical Records

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Delo Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Delo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Delo in 1944 was 28, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delo

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