Jose Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, French (José): from the personal name José, equivalent to Joseph. English: variant of Joyce.

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


Similar surnames: Bose, Rose, Vose, Jobe, Joss, Hose, Joe, Jost, Lose, Jone

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Jose Family Origin

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Jose Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Tin Miner

    8%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Tin Miner and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jose. The most common Jose occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Jose's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jose family was Carpenter.

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Jose Historical Records

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Jose Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1951 and 2004, Jose life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Jose in 1951 was 63, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jose

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