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Camara Name Meaning

Portuguese ((da) Câmara) and Spanish (Cámara): from cámara ‘(main) room’ (from Latin camera), hence an occupational name for a courtier or servant who had access to the private living quarters of a king or noble.

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


Similar surnames: Cambra, Kamara, Camisa, Cantara, Cambre, Campana, Malara, Capra

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Camara Family Origin

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Camara Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Camara occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 100% of Camara's were Keeping Houses.

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  • Keeping House

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Camara Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Camara ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Camara Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Camara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Camara in 1948 was 37, and 78 in 2004.

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United States

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