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Verdugo Family History

Verdugo Name Meaning
Spanish and Portuguese: from verdugo, which has a variety of meanings, ranging from ‘switch’, ‘whip’ to ‘tyrant’, ‘hangman’, some or all of which may have contributed to the surname.Galician: habitational name from O Verdugo, a town in Pontevedra province, Galicia.

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

63,023 Historical Documents with Verdugo on Ancestry.com
31,664 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,193 Military Records
3,918 Immigration Records
8,426 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Verdugo Families

  • Number of Verdugo families
     36 - 70
     13 - 35
     1 - 12
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Verdugo last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Verdugo Family Origin

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Verdugo Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Verdugo

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Verdugo Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Verdugo census records

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Military Service by Verdugo

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