Tantalo Family History

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Tantalo Name Meaning

Italian and Greek (Tantalos, Tandalos): from a nickname or humanistic name based on classical Greek Tantalos, name of a mythological king of Sipylos, who offended the gods and was punished in the underworld by being forced to stand up to his neck in water, which sank down whenever he tried to drink it. It may be a nickname for someone who was tantalized.

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

Similar surnames: Pantaleo, Castano, Tatar, Dattilo, Mangano, Angelo, Cannavo, Pantano

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Tantalo Family Origin

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Tantalo Family Occupations

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Tantalo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 673 census records available for the last name Tantalo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tantalo 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 212 immigration records available for the last name Tantalo. 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 354 military records available for the last name Tantalo. For the veterans among your Tantalo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tantalo Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Tantalo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Tantalo in 1962 was 83, and 89 in 2004.

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