Amo Name Meaning

Spanish: occupational name or nickname from amo ‘tutor’, ‘guardian’, or ‘master’ (a masculine form of ama ‘nurse’, Late Latin amma).

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

Similar surnames: Ayo, Amor, Aro, Amon, Amy, Ramo, Alo, Amos, Lio, Alma

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Amo Family Origin

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Amo Family Occupations

What did your Amo ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Amo.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer

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Amo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Amo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amo 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

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Draft Card

There are 864 military records available for the last name Amo. For the veterans among your Amo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amo Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Amo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Amo in 1953 was 37, and 79 in 2004.

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