Yoo Name Meaning

Korean and Chinese: see Yu.

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


Similar surnames: You, Joo, Yoh, Woo, Koo, Yoon, Yon, Goo, Yao, Soo

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Yoo Family Origin

Where is the Yoo family from?

SHOW MORE

Yoo Family Occupations

What did your Yoo ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Laborer

    50%
  • Laundryman

    50%

United States shown, England data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Yoo occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Yoo's were Laborers. Laborer and Laundryman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Yoo.

Source: Census data for Yoo | Data not to scale

Yoo Historical Records

What Yoo family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Yoo ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Yoo

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Yoo Life Expectancy

What is the average Yoo lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yoo 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Yoo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Yoo in 1963 was 81, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yoo

Famous Yoo Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name