Rizzo Family History

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Rizzo Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Pizzo, Zizzo, Gazzo, Guzzo, Lizzi, Mazzo, Nuzzo, Puzzo, Uzzo, Mizzi

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Rizzo Family Origin

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Rizzo Family Occupations

What did your Rizzo ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Rizzo ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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Rizzo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Rizzo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rizzo 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Rizzo. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Rizzo. For the veterans among your Rizzo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Rizzo Life Expectancy

What is the average Rizzo lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rizzo ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Famous Rizzo Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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