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Baldi Family History

Baldi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Baldo. Hungarian (Báldi): habitational name for someone from a place called Báld in Kolozs county in Transylvania, now in Romania.

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


Similar surnames: Bandi, Galdi, Bardi, Balbi, Aldi, Bald, Baldo, Bard, Bali, Bondi

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Where is the Baldi family from?

You can see how Baldi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Baldi family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Baldi families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Baldi families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 43% of all the recorded Baldi's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Baldi families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Baldi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Baldi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Packer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Baldi. 29% of Baldi men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Baldi women worked as a Packer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Baldi were Bricklayer and Proprietor.

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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
    29%
  • Barber
    7%
  • New Worker
    6%
  • Bricklayer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Packer
    16%
  • Machine Operator
    13%
  • New Worker
    13%
  • Proprietor
    10%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Baldi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baldi 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Baldi. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Baldi. For the veterans among your Baldi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Baldi lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Baldi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Baldi in 1953 was 35, and 81 in 2004.

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