Po Name Meaning

Portuguese (Pó) and Spanish: habitational name from Pó, a town in Portugal, or probably a Spanish habitational name from any of several places called Poo, in northwest Spain. Italian: habitational name from any of the places called Po. Chinese: variant of Bo. Chinese : variant of Pu 1. Other Southeast Asian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Bo, Mo, Ko, Pi, Pio, To, Pol, Lo, Go, Pao

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Po Family Origin

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Po Family Occupations

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  • Gold Miner

    33%
  • Miner

    33%
  • Keeps House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1880, Gold Miner, Miner and Keeps House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Po. A less common occupation for the Po family was Laborer. The most common Po occupation in the USA was Gold Miner. 33% of Po's were Gold Miners.

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Po Historical Records

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Po Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Po life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Po in 1963 was 64, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Po

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