Vasco Name Meaning

Spanish, Galician, and Italian: ethnic name from vasco ‘Basque’, denoting someone from the Basque region, or from a Spanish byname or Italian personal name of the same derivation. The inhabitants of this region, which extends between southern France and northern Spain, are first recorded in Latin sources as the Vascones, a word of unknown origin. See also Gascoigne. The Basques’ own name for themselves is Euskaldun. Greek: see Vasko.

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


Similar surnames: Basco, Tasso, Raso, Vesco, Nasso, Visco, Rusco, Vasko, Arco, Caso

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Vasco Family Origin

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Vasco Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Carpenter

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Vasco. The most common Vasco occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Vasco's were Farmers.

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Vasco Life Expectancy

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Between 1961 and 2004, Vasco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Vasco in 1961 was 65, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vasco

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