Orio Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from any of various places named with Orio, for example Orio Canavese (Turni province, Piedmont), Orio al Serio (Bergamo province, Lombardy), Orio Litta (Milan province, Lombardy). Basque: habitational name from Orio in Gipuzkoa province. Japanese: not a common name in Japan. One version is written with a character pronounced chisha or chisa, a tree which is a sort of false persimmon. Other versions are written with characters used phonetically, or with a pair meaning ‘hanging tail’.

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


Similar surnames: Orso, Rio, Ori, Lorio, Oren, Oris, Toro, Oros, Rios, Arno

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Orio Family Origin

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Orio Family Occupations

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  • Farm Hand

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%

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In 1880, the most common Orio occupation in the USA was Farm Hand. 33% of Orio's were Farm Hands. Farm Hand and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Orio. A less common occupation for the Orio family was Farmer.

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Orio Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2003, Orio life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Orio in 1964 was 80, and 87 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Orio

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