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Panagopoulos Surname Meaning

Greek: patronymic from the personal name Panagos + the ending -poulos (from Latin pullus ‘nestling chick’) which occurs chiefly in the Peloponnese.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Papadopoulos, Petropoulos, Antonopoulos, Alexopoulos, Angelopoulos

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Where is the Panagopoulos family from?

You can see how Panagopoulos families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Panagopoulos family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 3 Panagopoulos families living in Massachusetts. This was about 15% of all the recorded Panagopoulos's in USA. Massachusetts had the highest population of Panagopoulos families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Panagopoulos surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Panagopoulos ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Proprietor and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Panagopoulos. 27% of Panagopoulos men worked as a Proprietor and 34% of Panagopoulos women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Panagopoulos were Manager and Mounter. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Proprietor
    27%
  • Cook
    22%
  • Laborer
    22%
  • Manager
    11%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • Packer
    23%
  • Stitcher
    23%
  • Mounter
    23%
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Census Records

There are 817 census records available for the last name Panagopoulos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Panagopoulos census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Panagopoulos. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 308 military records available for the last name Panagopoulos. For the veterans among your Panagopoulos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Panagopoulos lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Panagopoulos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Panagopoulos in 1951 was 66, and 72 in 2004.

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