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Caracciolo Name Meaning

Italian (southern): diminutive of Caraccio .

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


Similar surnames: Caracci, Carillo, Carucci, Scarantino, Carluccio, Carabello, Carcione

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Where is the Caracciolo family from?

You can see how Caracciolo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Caracciolo family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 18 Caracciolo families living in New York. This was about 51% of all the recorded Caracciolo's in USA. New York had the highest population of Caracciolo families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Caracciolo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Caracciolo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Helper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Caracciolo. 27% of Caracciolo men worked as a Laborer and 16% of Caracciolo women worked as a Helper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Caracciolo were Longshoreman and Servant. .

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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
    27%
  • New Worker
    9%
  • Truck Driver
    8%
  • Longshoreman
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Helper
    16%
  • New Worker
    16%
  • Operator
    12%
  • Servant
    8%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Caracciolo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caracciolo 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Caracciolo. 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 852 military records available for the last name Caracciolo. For the veterans among your Caracciolo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Caracciolo lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Caracciolo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Caracciolo in 1952 was 34, and 81 in 2004.

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