Gelo Family History

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Gelo Name Meaning

possibly from a short form of the personal name Angelo. from gelo ‘frost’, possibly applied to someone with a frosty temperament or as a topographic name for someone who lived in a place prone to frost. Croatian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Delo, Gell, Gero, Mele, Belt, Salo, Geno, Mello, Gehl, Lello

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Gelo Family Origin

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Gelo Family Occupations

What did your Gelo ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Foreman and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Gelo. 50% of Gelo men worked as a Foreman

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Foreman
  • Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk

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

Gelo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Gelo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gelo 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 385 immigration records available for the last name Gelo. 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 478 military records available for the last name Gelo. For the veterans among your Gelo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gelo Life Expectancy

What is the average Gelo lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gelo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Gelo in 1955 was 41, and 53 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gelo ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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