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Cavalli Family History

Cavalli Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Cavallo . Italianized form of Slovenian Kobal a surname related to Italian Cavallo .

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


Similar surnames: Camilli, Cavallo, Carelli, Cataldi, Canali, Capelli, Carulli, Carilli

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Where is the Cavalli family from?

You can see how Cavalli families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cavalli family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Cavalli families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 8 Cavalli families living in New York. This was about 36% of all the recorded Cavalli's in USA. New York had the highest population of Cavalli families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Cavalli surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Cavalli ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Factory Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Cavalli. 23% of Cavalli men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Cavalli women worked as a Factory Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cavalli were Watchman and New Worker. .

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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.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    23%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Watchman
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Factory Worker
    18%
  • Clerk
    18%
  • Housework
    18%
  • New Worker
    12%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cavalli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cavalli 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 Cavalli. 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 Cards

There are 681 military records available for the last name Cavalli. For the veterans among your Cavalli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Cavalli lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Cavalli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Cavalli in 1954 was 43, and 84 in 2004.

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