Verdugo Family History

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Verdugo Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from verdugo, which has a variety of meanings, ranging from ‘switch’, ‘whip’ to ‘tyrant’, ‘hangman’, some or all of which may have contributed to the surname. Galician: habitational name from O Verdugo, a town in Pontevedra province, Galicia.

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


Similar surnames: Verano, Verdejo, Garduno, Verdin, Verdun, Perdomo, Verde, Verley

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Verdugo Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Verdugo name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Verdugo. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South

    29%

  • Spain

    19%

  • England & Wales

    17%

  • France

    6%

  • Portugal

    6%

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Verdugo Family Origin

Where is the Verdugo family from?

Verdugo Family Occupations

What did your Verdugo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Verdugo. The most common Verdugo occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Verdugo's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Verdugo family was House Keeper.

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    29%
  • Farm Laborer

    14%
  • House Keeper

    14%

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

Verdugo Historical Records

What Verdugo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Verdugo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Verdugo 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Verdugo. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Verdugo. For the veterans among your Verdugo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Verdugo Life Expectancy

What is the average Verdugo lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Verdugo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Verdugo in 1946 was 38, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Verdugo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Verdugo 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.

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