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Febo Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Febo in the autonomous region of Valencia. Italian: from the personal name Febo, from Latin Phoebus, Greek Phoibos, name of the sun god.

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


Similar surnames: Feo, Sebo, Zeno, Debo, Deo, Mero, Ferro, Fero, Fico, Seno

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Where is the Febo family from?

You can see how Febo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Febo family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Febo families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Febo families living in Massachusetts. This was about 45% of all the recorded Febo's in the USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Febo families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Febo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Febo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Costurers were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Febo. 29% of Febo men worked as a Laborer.

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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
    29%
  • Jornalero
    27%
  • Agricultor
    19%
  • Farmer
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Costurers
    100%
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What Febo family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Febo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Febo 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 481 immigration records available for the last name Febo. 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 517 military records available for the last name Febo. For the veterans among your Febo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Febo lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Febo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Febo in 1963 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

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