Gatto Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for someone thought to resemble a cat in any of many possible physical or abstract ways, from Italian gatto ‘(tom) cat’, Late Latin cattus. Compare English Catt.

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


Similar surnames: Gatta, Matto, Gatton, Gatti, Catt, Ratto, Gitto, Getto, Matte, Gotto

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Gatto Family Origin

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Gatto Family Occupations

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  • Bar Keeper

    17%
  • Clerk In Store

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Fruit Dealer

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Gatto occupation in the USA was Bar Keeper. 17% of Gatto's were Bar Keepers. A less common occupation for the Gatto family was Fruit Dealer. Bar Keeper, Clerk In Store and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gatto.

Source: Census data for Gatto | Data not to scale

Gatto Historical Records

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Gatto Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Gatto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Gatto in 1955 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gatto

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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