Verga Name Meaning

Italian and Greek (Vergas): metonymic occupational name for a shepherd, from verga ‘stick’, ‘cane’, ‘shepherd’s crook’.

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


Similar surnames: Varga, Verna, Virga, Perla, Pera, Vero, Cera, Berta, Perna, Veiga

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Verga Family Origin

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Verga Family Occupations

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  • Coal Oil Dealer

    33%
  • Cook

    33%
  • Retail Grocer

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Verga family was Retail Grocer. Coal Oil Dealer and Cook were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Verga. The most common Verga occupation in the USA was Coal Oil Dealer. 33% of Verga's were Coal Oil Dealers.

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Verga Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Verga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Verga in 1952 was 44, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Verga

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