Lo Name Meaning

Chinese : variant of Lu 2. Chinese : variant of Luo 1. Chinese : variant of Lao 2. Vietnamese (Lô˜, L[ocircdotu]): unexplained. Variant spelling of German Loh. Variant spelling of English Low. Swedish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: To, Mo, Bo, Lou, Ko, Loo, Lao, Go, Lok, Ho

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Lo Family Origin

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Lo Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Lo occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 67% of Lo's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer and Washerman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lo.

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  • Farm Laborer

    67%
  • Washerman

    33%

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Lo Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lo. 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

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Lo Life Expectancy

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Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Lo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Lo in 1966 was 91, and 69 in 2004.

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