Adamo Family History

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Adamo Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Adamo, Italian equivalent of Adam.

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

Similar surnames: Adami, D'adamo, Badamo, Adams, Adame, Adam, Asaro, Aday, Adan, Alaimo

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Adamo Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Adamo name?

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

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Adamo Family Origin

Where is the Adamo family from?

Adamo Family Occupations

What did your Adamo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Adamo occupation in the USA was Hostler. 100% of Adamo's were Hostlers.

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  • Hostler


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

Adamo Historical Records

What Adamo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Adamo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Adamo 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 Adamo. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Adamo. For the veterans among your Adamo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Adamo Life Expectancy

What is the average Adamo lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Adamo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Adamo in 1949 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Adamo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Adamo 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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