Fosco Name Meaning

Italian: variant of Fusco, from standard Italian fosco. Portuguese and Spanish: nickname from fosco ‘dull’, ‘opaque’ (Latin fuscus ‘dark’, ‘swarthy’).

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


Similar surnames: Fusco, Bosco, Mosco, Vasco, Frasco, Losco, Visco, Roso, Vesco, Toso

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Fosco Family Origin

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Fosco Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Works In Round House

    50%

In 1880, the most common Fosco occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Fosco's were Laborers. Laborer and Works In Round House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Fosco.

Source: Census data for Fosco | Data not to scale

Fosco Historical Records

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Fosco Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Fosco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Fosco in 1956 was 41, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fosco

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