Fogus Name Meaning

Probably an altered form, under French influence, of Scottish Fergus.

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


Similar surnames: Loges, Rous, Forbus, Pogue, Fouse, Polus, Bogus, Foust, Fergus, Copus

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Fogus Family Origin

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Fogus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Dressmaker

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Fogus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Fogus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Fogus family was Dressmaker. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fogus.

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Fogus Historical Records

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Fogus Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Fogus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Fogus in 1955 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fogus

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