Cardona Family History

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Cardona Name Meaning

Catalan: habitational name for someone from a place in Barcelona province named Cardona. Its name dates from the pre-Roman period but the meaning is unknown.

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

Similar surnames: Carmona, Cardosa, Cardon, Cardo, Caron, Carden, Carota, Carona, Ardon

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Cardona Family Origin

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Cardona Family Occupations

What did your Cardona ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Keeps House and Baker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cardona. The most common Cardona occupation in the USA was Laborer. 25% of Cardona's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Cardona family was General Servant.

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  • Laborer

  • Keeps House

  • Baker

  • General Servant


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

Cardona Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cardona Life Expectancy

What is the average Cardona lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Cardona life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Cardona in 1947 was 61, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cardona

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cardona 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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