Pelto Name Meaning

Finnish: from pelto ‘field’. Originally a habitational name from a farm named for its location in a field, this surname was widely adopted as an ornamental name during the early 20th century; it is now also found throughout southern and central parts of the country.

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


Similar surnames: Elo, Pelton, Peto, Beito, Yelton, Helton, Bello, Ponto, Kelton, Salto

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Between 1946 and 2004, Pelto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Pelto in 1946 was 20, and 83 in 2004.

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