Lugo Family History

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Lugo Name Meaning

Galician and Spanish: habitational name from Lugo, a city in Galicia. This was a Roman settlement under the name of Lucus Augusti ‘grove or wood of Augustus’, but that may have been no more than an adaptation of an earlier name derived from that of the Celtic god Lugos.

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

Similar surnames: Dugo, Lago, Luc, Luo, Logo, Lupo, Lugg, Lugar, Luton, Lutz

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Lugo Family Origin

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Lugo Family Occupations

What did your Lugo ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer and Ag Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lugo. The most common Lugo occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 50% of Lugo's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Lugo family was Coal Miner.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Ag Labourer

  • Coal Miner


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lugo ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lugo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 75,000 census records available for the last name Lugo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lugo 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 19,000 immigration records available for the last name Lugo. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Lugo. For the veterans among your Lugo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lugo Life Expectancy

What is the average Lugo lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Lugo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Lugo in 1944 was 37, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lugo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lugo 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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