Cabrera Family History

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Cabrera Name Meaning

Catalan and Spanish: habitational name from any of various minor places called Cabrera, from Late Latin capraria ‘place of goats’ (a derivative of Latin capra ‘goat’).

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

Similar surnames: Carrera, Caprara, Carreira, Cabeza, Barbera, Madera, Barrera, Carrara

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Cabrera Family Origin

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Cabrera Family Occupations

What did your Cabrera ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and None were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cabrera. 33% of Cabrera men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Cabrera women worked as a None. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cabrera were Agricultor and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Labrador
  • Farm Laborer
  • Agricultor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • None
  • Sirvienta
  • Seamstress
  • Maid

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Cabrera Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 64,000 census records available for the last name Cabrera. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cabrera 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 31,000 immigration records available for the last name Cabrera. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Cabrera. For the veterans among your Cabrera ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cabrera Life Expectancy

What is the average Cabrera lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Cabrera life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Cabrera in 1941 was 60, and 71 in 2004.

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