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Tosto Name Meaning

Sicilian and Southern Italian: nickname from the dialect word tosto, Neapolitan tuosto, Sicilian tostu, ‘obstinate’, ‘headstrong’, or ‘impudent’.

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


Similar surnames: Toso, Tosti, Teston, Losco, Toro, Torno, Tocco, Sisto, Toto, Testo

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Tosto Family Origin

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Tosto Family Occupations

What did your Tosto ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House and Watchman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tosto. The most common Tosto occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 50% of Tosto's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Watchman

    50%

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

Tosto Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Tosto Life Expectancy

What is the average Tosto lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Tosto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Tosto in 1947 was 42, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tosto

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tosto 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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