Urso Family History

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Urso Name Meaning

Italian (mainly Sicily): from the Latin personal name Ursus meaning ‘bear’. Compare Orso.

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


Similar surnames: Orso, Caso, Boso, Ursin, D'urso, Arno, Urgo, Raso, Orio, Rio

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Urso Family Origin

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Urso Family Occupations

What did your Urso ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Urso. 13% of Urso men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Urso women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Urso were Baker and Cigar Maker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Barber
    7%
  • Bricklayer
    3%
  • Baker
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    9%
  • Stenographer
    7%
  • Housewife
    5%
  • Cigar Maker
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Urso Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Urso. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Urso 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Urso. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Urso. For the veterans among your Urso ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Urso Life Expectancy

What is the average Urso lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Urso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Urso in 1945 was 29, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Urso

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Urso 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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