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Gorga Name Meaning

Southern Italian and Catalan: topographic name from Sicilian gorga, Catalan gorg(a) ‘place where water collects’, ‘mill pond’, ‘gorge’. Catalan: habitational name from Gorga in Alacant.

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


Similar surnames: Gorgas, Gorka, Morga, Morea, Goya, Gora, Loga, Organ, Borg, Sorge

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Gorga Family Origin

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Gorga Family Occupations

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Gorga Historical Records

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Passenger List

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Gorga Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gorga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Gorga in 1962 was 73, and 74 in 2004.

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