Frigo Family History

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Frigo Name Meaning

Italian: from a short form of Federigo, an Italian form of Friederich. Americanized spelling of French Frigault, from the personal name Frigowald, Frigald, composed of the Germanic elements fric ‘hard’, ‘harsh’ + waldan ‘to govern’.

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

Similar surnames: Rigo, Forino, Fredo, Drago, Rago, Frano, Farino, Furino, Rio, Filo

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Frigo Family Origin

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Frigo Family Occupations

What did your Frigo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Frigo. 52% of Frigo men worked as a Laborer and 40% of Frigo women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Frigo were Cheese Maker and Typist

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Bartender
  • Carpenter
  • Cheese Maker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Stenographer
  • Clerk
  • Typist

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

Frigo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Frigo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Frigo 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Frigo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 359 military records available for the last name Frigo. For the veterans among your Frigo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Frigo Life Expectancy

What is the average Frigo lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Frigo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Frigo in 1944 was 44, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Frigo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Frigo 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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