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Lemos Name Meaning

Galician and Portuguese: habitational name from a place in Lugo province, Galicia. It is probably from a name recorded in Latin sources as Lemavos, apparently a derivative of the Celtic element lemos, limos ‘elm’.

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


Similar surnames: Leos, Lemus, Leys, Lemoi, Demos, Lema, Leon, Leeds, Lebus, Amos

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Lemos Family Origin

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Lemos Family Occupations

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In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Lemos. 34% of Lemos men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    34%
  • Blacksmith
    17%
  • Chief
    17%
  • Labourer
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Lemos Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lemos. For the veterans among your Lemos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lemos Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Lemos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Lemos in 1956 was 50, and 70 in 2004.

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