Mingo Family History

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Mingo Name Meaning

Spanish and Italian: from a short form of the personal name Domingo, Italian Domenico.

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

Similar surnames: Mango, Ming, Rigo, Minga, Minko, Minge, Monge, Dino, Maino, Mange

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Mingo Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mingo name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Mingo. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Cameroon, Congo, & Southern Bantu Peoples


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Benin/Togo


  • Germanic Europe


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Mingo Family Origin

Where is the Mingo family from?

Mingo Family Occupations

What did your Mingo ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mingo family was Baker. Farmer, Retired Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mingo. The most common Mingo occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Mingo's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Retired Farmer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Baker


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

Mingo Historical Records

What Mingo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Mingo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mingo 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 Mingo. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mingo. For the veterans among your Mingo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mingo Life Expectancy

What is the average Mingo lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Mingo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Mingo in 1945 was 66, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mingo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mingo 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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