Gargus Family History

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Gargus Name Meaning

Altered form of Garrigus, an Americanized form of the French Huguenot name Garrigues.

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


Similar surnames: Gargis, Gargas, Garges, Hargis, Argue, Garrigus, Darius, Gares

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Gargus Family Origin

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Gargus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Keeps House

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Gargus family was Keeps House. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gargus. The most common Gargus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Gargus's were Farmers.

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Gargus Historical Records

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Gargus Life Expectancy

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