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Baldo Name Meaning

Italian: from a short form of a personal name of Germanic origin formed with bald ‘bold’ as the second element, for example Ubaldo, Teobaldo, Garibaldo, Rambaldo.

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


Similar surnames: Bald, Bardo, Bold, Ballo, Baldy, Balle, Baldi, Balda, Beld, Cardo

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Where is the Baldo family from?

You can see how Baldo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Baldo family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Baldo families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 24 Baldo families living in Louisiana. This was about 96% of all the recorded Baldo's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Baldo families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Baldo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Baldo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Baldo. 39% of Baldo men worked as a Laborer and 40% of Baldo women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Baldo were Truck Driver and Dressmaker.

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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
    39%
  • Mechanic
    11%
  • Butcher
    7%
  • Truck Driver
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    40%
  • Finisher
    20%
  • Secretary
    20%
  • Dressmaker
    20%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Baldo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Baldo 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 Baldo. 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 669 military records available for the last name Baldo. For the veterans among your Baldo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Baldo lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Baldo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Baldo in 1961 was 44, and 82 in 2004.

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