Altieri Family History

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Altieri Name Meaning

Italian (mainly southern): from a medieval personal name, which was probably brought to Sicily from northern France by the Normans. It corresponds to French Altier, Autier, composed of Germanic ald ‘old’, ‘wise’ + hari ‘army’.

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

Similar surnames: Alger, Gualtieri, Algiere, Alfieri, Authier, Lier, Altig, Alteri

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Altieri Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Altieri name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Altieri. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


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Altieri Family Origin

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Altieri Family Occupations

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

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Altieri Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Altieri. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Altieri 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Altieri. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Altieri. For the veterans among your Altieri ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Altieri Life Expectancy

What is the average Altieri lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Altieri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Altieri in 1947 was 68, and 77 in 2004.

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