Gallo Name Meaning

Italian and Spanish: nickname from gallo ‘rooster’ (Latin gallus), given originally to a person with some of the attributes associated with a rooster, as for example a powerful voice or sexual prowess. Italian: from the medieval personal name Gallo (see Gall 2). Italian and Greek (Gallos): ethnic name for someone from France or Gaul (Latin Gallus). Italian: habitational name from any of numerous places named with this word, especially in southern Italy, as for example Gallo Matese in Caserta province.

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


Similar surnames: Galla, Mallo, Tallo, Gall, Gullo, Galler, Palla, Galbo, Ballo, Galli

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Gallo Family Origin

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Gallo Family Occupations

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  • Restaurant Keeper

    100%

In 1881, the most common Gallo occupation in the UK was Restaurant Keeper. 100% of Gallo's were Restaurant Keepers.

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Between 1943 and 2004, Gallo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Gallo in 1943 was 36, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gallo

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