Alamo Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese (Álamo): from álamo ‘poplar’ (of uncertain origin), applied either as a topographic name or as a habitational name from any of several places in Spain and Portugal named with this word.

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

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Alamo Family Origin

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Alamo Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    50%
  • Well Digger

    50%

In 1880, the most common Alamo occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Alamo's were Laborers. Laborer and Well Digger were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Alamo.

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Alamo Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Alamo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Alamo in 1942 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Alamo

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