Foo Name Meaning

Chinese: see Fu.

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


Similar surnames: Yoo, Joo, Loo, Hoo, Soo, Koo, Doo, Woo, Fok, Fu

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Foo Family Origin

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Foo Family Occupations

What did your Foo ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Laborer

    67%
  • Cook

    17%
  • Storekeeper

    17%

In 1881, the most common Foo occupation in Canada was Laborer. 67% of Foo's were Laborers. Laborer and Cook were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Foo. A less common occupation for the Foo family was Storekeeper.

Source: Census data for Foo | Data not to scale

Foo Historical Records

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Foo Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Foo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Foo in 1942 was 34, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Foo

Famous Foo Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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