Milo Family History

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Milo Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak: from a short form of the personal name Miloslav. Southern Italian: habitational name from Milo in Catania province, Sicily. Southern Italian: from a short form of the personal name Emilio, or the Germanic personal name Milo.

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

Similar surnames: Milos, Calo, Milko, Mill, Mele, Milone, Filo, Hils, Lio, Milz

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Milo Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Milo name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Milo. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Germanic Europe


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Milo Family Origin

Where is the Milo family from?

Milo Family Occupations

What did your Milo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Milo occupation in the USA was Laborer. 32% of Milo's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Milo family was Day Laborer. Laborer, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Milo.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Day Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Milo ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Milo Historical Records

What Milo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Milo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Milo 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Milo. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Milo. For the veterans among your Milo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Milo Life Expectancy

What is the average Milo lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Milo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Milo in 1958 was 59, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Milo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Milo 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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