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Delo Name Meaning

Croatian (southern Dalmatia): unexplained. Possibly from delo ‘work’. Possibly an altered spelling of the French surname De l’Eau, a topographic name, with fused preposition and article, for someone who lived by a stretch of water, from Old French ewe ‘water’.

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

Similar surnames: Gelo, Deloy, Delp, Debo, Dell, Delos, Pelo, Delon, Delao, Deyo

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Where is the Delo family from?

You can see how Delo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Delo family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Delo families were found in USA in 1880. In 1891 there were 26 Delo families living in Kent. This was about 40% of all the recorded Delo's in United Kingdom. Kent had the highest population of Delo families in 1891.
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What did your Delo ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Delo. 100% of Delo women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Delo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 504 immigration records available for the last name Delo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 947 military records available for the last name Delo. For the veterans among your Delo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Delo lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Delo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Delo in 1944 was 28, and 67 in 2004.

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