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Rosso Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Rosso, a nickname for someone with red hair, a red beard, or a ruddy complexion, from rosso ‘red’. Greek (Rossos): ethnic name from Rossos ‘Russian’.

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


Similar surnames: Russo, Rosson, Ross, Mosso, Roso, Tasso, Rosi, Rossi, Nasso, Rossa

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Rosso Family Origin

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Rosso Family Occupations

What did your Rosso ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rosso family was Candy Store. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rosso. The most common Rosso occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Rosso's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Candy Store

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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Rosso Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Rosso Life Expectancy

What is the average Rosso lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Rosso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rosso in 1940 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rosso

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Rosso 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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