Nugus Family History

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Nugus Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Negus, Hugus, August, Angus, Nuss, Rufus, Bogus, Vogus, Naus, Duus

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Nugus Family Origin

Where is the Nugus family from?

Nugus Family Occupations

What did your Nugus ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Nugus family was Writer & Grainer (Painter). The most common Nugus occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 33% of Nugus's were Bricklayers. Bricklayer and Gardener (7/3) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Nugus.

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  • Bricklayer

  • Gardener (7/3)

  • Writer & Grainer (Painter)


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

Nugus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Nugus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nugus 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 28 immigration records available for the last name Nugus. 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 65 military records available for the last name Nugus. For the veterans among your Nugus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nugus Life Expectancy

What is the average Nugus lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nugus 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nugus

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