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Lupo Family History

Lupo Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Lupo, in part a continuation of the Latin personal name Lupus ‘wolf’, and in part a medieval revival under the influence of Germanic personal names formed with wulf ‘wolf’. In some cases the surname may derive from a nickname for a violent, predatory person, from the vocabulary word lupo ‘wolf’.

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


Similar surnames: Lupu, Lupi, Luo, Puro, Lugo, Luca, Pupo, Luc, Lobo, Pupa

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Where is the Lupo family from?

You can see how Lupo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lupo family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Lupo families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Lupo families living in Georgia. This was about 67% of all the recorded Lupo's in the USA. Georgia had the highest population of Lupo families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lupo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Lupo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lupo. 20% of Lupo men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Lupo women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lupo were Clerk and Seamstress.

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    20%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Clerk
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    17%
  • Machine Operator
    9%
  • New Worker
    9%
  • Seamstress
    6%
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Census Records

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Lupo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lupo 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Lupo. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Lupo. For the veterans among your Lupo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Lupo lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Lupo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Lupo in 1951 was 58, and 76 in 2004.

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