Lugo Name Meaning

Galician and Spanish: habitational name from Lugo, a city in Galicia. This was a Roman settlement under the name of Lucus Augusti ‘grove or wood of Augustus’, but that may have been no more than an adaptation of an earlier name derived from that of the Celtic god Lugos.

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


Similar surnames: Dugo, Lago, Luc, Luo, Logo, Lupo, Lugg, Lugar, Luton, Lutz

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Lugo Family Origin

Where is the Lugo family from?

SHOW MORE

Lugo Family Occupations

What did your Lugo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lugo occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Lugo's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lugo. A less common occupation for the Lugo family was Keeping House.

View Census data for Lugo | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Laborer

    30%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lugo ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lugo Historical Records

What Lugo family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Lugo ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Lugo

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Lugo Life Expectancy

What is the average Lugo lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, Lugo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Lugo in 1944 was 37, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lugo

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lugo 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.

Famous Lugo Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name