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Campana Name Meaning

Italian and Spanish: metonymic occupational name for a bell-ringer or bell-maker, from Italian and Spanish campana ‘bell’ (abbreviated from the Latin phrase vasa campana ‘Campanian vessels’, since bells were first produced in Campania).

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


Similar surnames: Campano, Campanaro, Camara, Cabana, Campagna, Capano, Camplin, Campo

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Campana Family Origin

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Campana Family Occupations

What did your Campana ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Saloon Keeper and Tinsmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Campana. A less common occupation for the Campana family was Butcher. The most common Campana occupation in the USA was Laborer. 15% of Campana's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    15%
  • Saloon Keeper

    15%
  • Tinsmith

    15%
  • Butcher

    8%

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

Campana Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Campana. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Campana 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Campana. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Campana. For the veterans among your Campana ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Campana Life Expectancy

What is the average Campana lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Campana life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Campana in 1956 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Campana

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Campana 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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