Meo Name Meaning

Italian: from a short form of the personal names Bartolomeo, Romeo, or Tolomeo, or possibly from a reduced form of Matteo, Mazzeo (Italian equivalents of Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Mei, Feo, Leo, Deo, Reo, Mee, Lio, Pee, Men, Mero

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Meo Family Origin

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Meo Family Occupations

What did your Meo ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Meo. 25% of Meo men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Meo women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Meo were Blacksmith and Rev Sister

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Labourer
    25%
  • maker
    13%
  • Blacksmith
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Housekeeper
    50%
  • Rev Sister
    50%

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

Meo Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Meo. For the veterans among your Meo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meo Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Meo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Meo in 1950 was 44, and 85 in 2004.

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