Mallo Family History

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Mallo Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): from Italian mallo ‘soft blanket’ (from Latin mallus ‘tuft of wool’, from Greek mallos ‘fleece’). Caracausi believes the surname may have arisen as a nickname for someone with curly hair. Asturian-Leonese: habitational name from a place called Mallo in Lleón province, Northwest Spain (probably from mallo ‘threshing flail’, ‘mallet’, or, alternatively, though less likely, from a pre-Roman territorial name).

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

Similar surnames: Gallo, Mollo, Tallo, Mello, Rallo, Mango, Malo, Ballo, Gullo, Mallory

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Mallo Family Origin

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Mallo Family Occupations

What did your Mallo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mallo. 26% of Mallo men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Mallo women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mallo were Janitor and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Janitor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Cook
  • New Worker
  • Waitress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mallo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mallo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mallo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mallo. 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 Card

There are 666 military records available for the last name Mallo. For the veterans among your Mallo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mallo Life Expectancy

What is the average Mallo lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mallo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Mallo in 1962 was 83, and 81 in 2004.

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