Fogo Family History

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Fogo Name Meaning

Portuguese: from Portuguese fogo ‘fire’, possibly from a place name.

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


Similar surnames: Lobo, Fago, Fogg, Logo, Fogt, Faro, Lago, Sego, Foglio, Fico

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Fogo Family Origin

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Fogo Family Occupations

What did your Fogo ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Fogo occupation in Canada was Carrier. 33% of Fogo's were Carriers. Carrier and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fogo. A less common occupation for the Fogo family was Judge Of Probate.

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  • Carrier

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Judge Of Probate

    33%

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

Fogo Historical Records

What Fogo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fogo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fogo 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Fogo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Fogo. For the veterans among your Fogo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fogo Life Expectancy

What is the average Fogo lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Fogo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Fogo in 1941 was 34, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fogo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fogo 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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