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Morgado Name Meaning

Portuguese and Spanish: distinguishing name for the eldest son of a family, from Portuguese morgado ‘first-born’, ‘heir’, Late Latin maioricatus, a derivative of maior (see Mayor 2).

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

Similar surnames: Morado, Moreno, Mariano, Corado, Morando, Morano, Dorado, Rosado

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Morgado Family Origin

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Morgado Family Occupations

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Morgado Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 200 military records available for the last name Morgado. For the veterans among your Morgado ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morgado Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Morgado life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Morgado in 1958 was 53, and 84 in 2004.

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