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Amador Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, and Catalan: from a medieval personal name, Latin Amator ‘lover (i.e. of God)’, from amare ‘to love’. As a personal name it was particularly popular in the 16th century, having been borne by various saints.

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

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Amador Family Origin

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Amador Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Farm Hand

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

In 1880, the most common Amador occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 25% of Amador's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Amador family was Farmer. Keeping House, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Amador.

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Amador Life Expectancy

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