Sesto Family History

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Sesto Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Sisto, Latin Sextus, which was often conferred on a sixth son, or perhaps a topographic or habitational name for someone living six miles from a major settlement.

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

Similar surnames: Sisto, Musto, Vento, West, Oest, Gest, Sasso, Best, Berto, Leto

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Sesto Family Origin

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Sesto Family Occupations

What did your Sesto ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sesto. 18% of Sesto men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Sesto women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sesto were Truck Driver and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Longshoreman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Domestic Housework
  • Farmer
  • Operator

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sesto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sesto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sesto 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 781 immigration records available for the last name Sesto. 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 386 military records available for the last name Sesto. For the veterans among your Sesto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sesto Life Expectancy

What is the average Sesto lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Sesto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sesto in 1951 was 57, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sesto

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sesto 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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