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

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  • Keeping House

    50%
  • Watchman

    50%

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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.

Source: Census data for Tosto | Data not to scale

Tosto Historical Records

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Tosto Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tosto

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