Urgo Family History

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Urgo Name Meaning

Italian: according to Caracausi, a reduced variant of Gurgo, a topographic name with a variety of meanings, including ‘vortex’, ‘whirlpool’, ‘mill race’, ‘ditch where flax was put to soak’, ‘depression in which water collects’.

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

Similar surnames: Burgo, Urso, Argo, Rio, Murgo, Arno, Fago, Rao, Rigo, Rego

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Urgo Family Origin

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Urgo Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Urgo occupation in the USA was Longshoreman. 100% of Urgo's were Longshoremans.

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  • Longshoreman


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Urgo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Urgo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Urgo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 403 immigration records available for the last name Urgo. 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

There are 414 military records available for the last name Urgo. For the veterans among your Urgo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Urgo Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Urgo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Urgo in 1956 was 40, and 68 in 2004.

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