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Camardo Name Meaning

Southern Italian: variant of Camarda.

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


Similar surnames: Camarda, Capano, Scamardo, Cafaro, Capaldo, Cataldo, Cataldi, Casano

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Where is the Camardo family from?

You can see how Camardo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Camardo family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Camardo families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 12 Camardo families living in New York. This was about 32% of all the recorded Camardo's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Camardo families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Camardo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Camardo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Camardo. 42% of Camardo men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Camardo women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Camardo were Tailor and Machine Opp.

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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
    42%
  • Sales Clerk
    12%
  • Bartender
    12%
  • Tailor
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    50%
  • Machine Opp
    50%
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Census Records

There are 924 census records available for the last name Camardo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Camardo 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 346 immigration records available for the last name Camardo. 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 144 military records available for the last name Camardo. For the veterans among your Camardo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Camardo lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Camardo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Camardo in 1943 was 33, and 75 in 2004.

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