Masso Name Meaning

Italian: masculinized form of Massa. Catalan (Massó): probably variant spelling of maçó ‘pickaxe’, nickname for someone who worked as stonecutter, from the diminutive of maça ‘mace’.

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


Similar surnames: Tasso, Basso, Masse, Musso, Mosso, Lasso, Maser, Massa, Marso, Massi

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Masso Family Origin

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Masso Family Occupations

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  • Engineer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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In 1880, Engineer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Masso. The most common Masso occupation in the USA was Engineer. 50% of Masso's were Engineers.

Source: Census data for Masso | Data not to scale

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Masso Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Masso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Masso in 1959 was 59, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Masso

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