Delos Name Meaning

Catalan (Delós or Delòs): Catalan variant of d’Alós or d’Alòs, two habitational names from any of the towns named with those words, as for example Alós d’Isil (in the district of El Pallars) or Alòs de Balaguer (in the district of La Noguera), in Catalonia. French: habitational name denoting someone from either of two places named Loos, in Nord and Pas-de-Calais.

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


Similar surnames: Deloy, Delfs, Delo, Devos, Delph, Palos, Demos, Delosh, Delon, Delay

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Delos Family Origin

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Delos Family Occupations

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  • Botanical Doctor

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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In 1880, Botanical Doctor, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delos. A less common occupation for the Delos family was Laborer. The most common Delos occupation in the USA was Botanical Doctor. 17% of Delos's were Botanical Doctors.

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Between 1956 and 2003, Delos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Delos in 1956 was 59, and 52 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Delos

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