Fusco Family History

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Fusco Name Meaning

Italian: nickname for someone with dark hair or a swarthy complexion, from Italian fusco ‘dark’ (Latin fuscus); in some cases it may be from a medieval personal name derived from the Roman family name Fuscus, originally of the same meaning.

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

Similar surnames: Fosco, Rusco, Turco, Fuoco, Bosco, Russo, Musco, Fulco, Falco, Musto

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Fusco Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Fusco name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Fusco. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • Germanic Europe


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Fusco Family Origin

Where is the Fusco family from?

Fusco Family Occupations

What did your Fusco ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Fusco occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Fusco's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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Fusco Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Fusco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fusco census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 9,000 immigration records available for the last name Fusco. 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 Card

There are 5,000 military records available for the last name Fusco. For the veterans among your Fusco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fusco Life Expectancy

What is the average Fusco lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Fusco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Fusco in 1944 was 26, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fusco

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fusco ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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