Cambra Family History

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Cambra Name Meaning

Catalan, Galician, and Portuguese: from Catalan cambra, a variant of Galician and Spanish Cámara or a variant of Portuguese Câmara (see Camara). Galician and Portuguese: habitational name from any of several places called Cambra, for example in Viseu, Portugal.

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

Similar surnames: Camba, Camara, Lamora, Cambria, Campa, Cabral, Cambron, Camisa

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Cambra Family Origin

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Cambra Family Occupations

What did your Cambra ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Miner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cambra. The most common Cambra occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Cambra's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Miner


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cambra ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Cambra Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Cambra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cambra 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Cambra. 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 833 military records available for the last name Cambra. For the veterans among your Cambra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cambra Life Expectancy

What is the average Cambra lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Cambra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Cambra in 1949 was 40, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cambra

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cambra ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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