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Caira Family History

Caira Name Meaning
Southern Italian (Calabria): probably from Arabic khayr ‘good’, ‘well’.Galician: habitational name from Caira Lugo in Galicia.

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

8,948 Historical Documents with Caira on Ancestry.com
2,165 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
124 Military Records
861 Immigration Records
2,237 Census and Voter Lists
3,561 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Caira Families

  • Number of Caira families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Caira families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Caira families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Caira census records

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Caira Family Origin

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Caira Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Caira

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Caira Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Caira census records

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Military Service by Caira

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