Virgo Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. The surname coincides in form with Latin virgo, genitive virginis ‘maiden’, from which is derived (via Old French) modern English virgin. It is possible that the surname was originally a nickname for someone who had played the part of the Blessed Virgin Mary in a mystery play. Alternatively, it may have been a nickname for a shy or girlish young man, or possibly ironically for a lecher.

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


Similar surnames: Verge, Diego, Virgil, Varno, Vero, Margo, Virgin, Varco, Giro, Varga

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Virgo Family Origin

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Virgo Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Gardener

    13%
  • Seamstress

    13%

In 1881, Butcher, Carpenter and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Virgo. A less common occupation for the Virgo family was Seamstress. The most common Virgo occupation in Canada was Butcher. 13% of Virgo's were Butchers.

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Virgo Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Virgo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Virgo in 1955 was 49, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Virgo

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