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Fuoco Family History

Fuoco Name Meaning

Italian: from fuoco ‘fire’ or alternatively from Latin focus ‘hearth’, ‘fireplace’, possibly applied as a metonymic occupational name for someone employed to light and maintain a fire or someone who had the task of counting domestic hearths.

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


Similar surnames: Fusco, Cuoco, Flocco, Fico, Flock, Falco, Bucco, Coco, Fulco, Frock

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Where is the Fuoco family from?

You can see how Fuoco families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Fuoco family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Fuoco families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 8 Fuoco families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 28% of all the recorded Fuoco's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Fuoco families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Fuoco surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Fuoco ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Fuoco. 47% of Fuoco men worked as a Laborer and 47% of Fuoco women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Fuoco were Tailor and Duck Picker.

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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
    47%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Chauffeur
    5%
  • Tailor
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    47%
  • Clerk
    24%
  • Finisher
    16%
  • Duck Picker
    16%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Fuoco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fuoco 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Fuoco. 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 639 military records available for the last name Fuoco. For the veterans among your Fuoco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Fuoco lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Fuoco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Fuoco in 1941 was 41, and 52 in 2004.

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