Nieto Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname for someone descended from a prominent elder in a community or one whose memory was respected, from Spanish nieto ‘grandson’ (Latin nepos, genitive nep(o)tis, ‘grandson’, ‘nephew’).

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


Similar surnames: Neto, Ito, Lieto, Nier, Dito, Naito, Nigro, Niec, Nero, Leto

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Nieto Family Origin

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Nieto Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    53%
  • Farmer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Day Laborer

    2%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nieto. A less common occupation for the Nieto family was Day Laborer. The most common Nieto occupation in the USA was Laborer. 53% of Nieto's were Laborers.

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Nieto Historical Records

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Nieto Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Nieto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Nieto in 1954 was 59, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nieto

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