Santo Name Meaning

Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese: from the personal name Santo, from santo ‘holy’. In some instances the surname may have arisen from a nickname for a pious individual. Americanized spelling of Hungarian Szántó (see Szanto).

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


Similar surnames: Santos, Sant, Sanzo, Santi, Santa, Santor, Sano, Szanto, Sante, Canto

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Santo Family Origin

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Santo Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Butcher

    11%
  • Chure Woman

    11%
  • Formerly Butchers Wife

    11%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Santo family was Formerly Butchers Wife. Farmer, Butcher and Chure Woman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Santo. The most common Santo occupation in the UK was Farmer. 33% of Santo's were Farmers.

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Santo Historical Records

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Santo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1946 and 2004, Santo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Santo in 1946 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Santo

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