Lemos Name Meaning

Galician and Portuguese: habitational name from a place in Lugo province, Galicia. It is probably from a name recorded in Latin sources as Lemavos, apparently a derivative of the Celtic element lemos, limos ‘elm’.

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


Similar surnames: Leos, Lemus, Leys, Lemoi, Demos, Lema, Leon, Leeds, Lebus, Amos

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Lemos Family Origin

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Lemos Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Barber

    13%
  • Clerk

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Lemos occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Lemos's were Farmers. Farmer, Barber and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lemos. A less common occupation for the Lemos family was Farm Laborer.

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Lemos Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, Lemos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Lemos in 1956 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lemos

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