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Noo Family History

Noo Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Noe, Noon, No, Hoo, Noy, Noor, Novo, Loo, Woo, Noh

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Where is the Noo family from?

You can see how Noo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Noo family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Noo families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there was 1 Noo family living in Saskatchewan. This was 100% of all the recorded Noo's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Noo families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Noo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Noo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman was the top reported job for people in the US named Noo. .

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
    100%
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What Noo family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 334 census records available for the last name Noo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Noo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 213 immigration records available for the last name Noo. 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 Cards

There are 267 military records available for the last name Noo. For the veterans among your Noo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Noo lifespan?

Average Noo life expectancy in 1973 was 101 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

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