Recio Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname for a strong or tough man, from recio ‘strong’, ‘robust’, ‘tough’. Possibly Portuguese (Récio): possibly from the obsolete term récio ‘strong’, ‘robust’, ‘tough’, rather than from the personal name Récio.

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


Similar surnames: Celio, Serio, Raco, Reil, Rio, Repko, Reis, Rego, Reck, Reo

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Recio Family Origin

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Recio Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    40%
  • Farm Overseer

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Grocery Merchant

    20%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farm Overseer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Recio. A less common occupation for the Recio family was Grocery Merchant. The most common Recio occupation in the USA was Laborer. 40% of Recio's were Laborers.

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Recio Historical Records

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Recio Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Recio life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Recio in 1950 was 56, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Recio

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