Pozo Family History

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Pozo Name Meaning

Spanish and Galician: topographic name for someone who lived by a well, pozo (Latin puteus ‘well’, ‘pit’), or habitational name from any of the many places named Pozo, in particular Pozo in Galicia or El Pozo in Asturies, named with pozo ‘well’ (from Latin puteus).

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

Similar surnames: Pozos, Posa, Pino, Pott, Roza, Pou, Hoo, Porro, Toro, Ponzio

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Pozo Family Origin

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Pozo Family Occupations

What did your Pozo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pozo. 14% of Pozo men worked as a Laborer and 29% of Pozo women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pozo were Bus Boy and Laundry Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Barber
  • Bartender
  • Bus Boy

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
  • Contractor
  • Floor Girl
  • Laundry Worker

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

Pozo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pozo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pozo 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Pozo. 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 205 military records available for the last name Pozo. For the veterans among your Pozo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pozo Life Expectancy

What is the average Pozo lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Pozo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Pozo in 1960 was 65, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pozo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pozo 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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