Gargus Family History

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Gargus Name Meaning

Altered form of Garrigus, an Americanized form of the French Huguenot name Garrigues.

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

Similar surnames: Gargis, Gargas, Garges, Hargis, Argue, Garrigus, Darius, Gares

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Gargus Family Origin

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Gargus Family Occupations

What did your Gargus ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farm (retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Gargus.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farm (retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Gargus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Gargus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gargus 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 75 immigration records available for the last name Gargus. 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 414 military records available for the last name Gargus. For the veterans among your Gargus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gargus Life Expectancy

What is the average Gargus lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Gargus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Gargus in 1954 was 46, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gargus

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