Mortellaro Family History

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Mortellaro Name Meaning

Italian: occupational name for a seller of myrtle berries, which in the medieval period were used in tanning.

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

Similar surnames: Mortillaro, Martello, Ortolano, Morter, Barillaro, Borsellino

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Mortellaro Family Origin

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Mortellaro Family Occupations

What did your Mortellaro ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mortellaro. 10% of Mortellaro men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Mortellaro women worked as a Cigar Maker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mortellaro were Clerk and Bedding Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Barber
  • Cigar Maker
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Cigar Maker
  • New Worker
  • Operator
  • Bedding Maker

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

Mortellaro Historical Records

What Mortellaro family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 971 census records available for the last name Mortellaro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mortellaro 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 457 immigration records available for the last name Mortellaro. 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 173 military records available for the last name Mortellaro. For the veterans among your Mortellaro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mortellaro Life Expectancy

What is the average Mortellaro lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Mortellaro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mortellaro in 1958 was 67, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mortellaro

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