Luo Name Meaning

Chinese : from the name of the state of Luo during the Zhou dynasty (1122–221 bc). This was granted to a descendant of Zhu Rong, a son of Zhuan Xu, legendary emperor of the 26th century bc. Subsequently, his descendants adopted the state name as their surname. Chinese : from the personal name of Jiang Luo, a son of the grand duke of the state of Qi during the Spring and Autumn period (722–481 bc). His descendants adopted his given name, Luo, as their surname. This character also means ‘camel’.

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


Similar surnames: Lu, Guo, Huo, Lao, Sui, Cui, Leo, Lum, Luk, Luc

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Luo Family Origin

Where is the Luo family from?

SHOW MORE

Luo Family Occupations

What did your Luo ancestors do for a living?

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

Luo Historical Records

What Luo family records will you find?

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

Search 1940's US census records for Luo

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Luo Life Expectancy

What is the average Luo lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Luo 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1978 and 2004, Luo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Luo in 1978 was 34, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Luo

Famous Luo Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Look up another name