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Caserta Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from Caserta a city in Campania named in medieval Latin as casa irta ‘impregnable house’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Castro, Camerota, Cassata, Cuesta, Cosenza, Carota, Camarda, Canepa

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Where is the Caserta family from?

You can see how Caserta families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Caserta family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Caserta families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 20 Caserta families living in New York. This was about 26% of all the recorded Caserta's in USA. New York had the highest population of Caserta families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Caserta surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Caserta ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Caserta. 28% of Caserta men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Caserta women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Caserta were Machinist and New Worker. .

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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
    28%
  • Clerk
    9%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Machinist
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    20%
  • Operator
    20%
  • Clerk
    20%
  • New Worker
    15%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Caserta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caserta 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 Caserta. 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 857 military records available for the last name Caserta. For the veterans among your Caserta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Caserta lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Caserta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Caserta in 1949 was 39, and 76 in 2004.

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