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Losito Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name from Losito in Taranto province or Loseto in Bari.

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


Similar surnames: Bonito, Nocito, Rovito, Cosio, Lio, Loreto, Losco, Lodato, Lorio

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Where is the Losito family from?

You can see how Losito families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Losito family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 11 Losito families living in New York. This was about 58% of all the recorded Losito's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Losito families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Losito surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Losito ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Dressmaker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Losito. 50% of Losito men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Losito women worked as a Dressmaker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Losito were Truck Driver and Operator.

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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
    50%
  • Carpenter
    10%
  • Owner
    10%
  • Truck Driver
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Dressmaker
    50%
  • Operator
    50%
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What Losito family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 729 census records available for the last name Losito. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Losito 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 538 immigration records available for the last name Losito. 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 Losito. For the veterans among your Losito ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Losito lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Losito life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Losito in 1957 was 54, and 81 in 2004.

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