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Catone Name Meaning

Italian (mainly Campania): from the personal name Catone derived from Cato the name of a statesman of the Roman Republic in some cases also used as a nickname.

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

Similar surnames: Capone, Cardone, Cannone, Bartone, Laton, Navone, Caton, Pantone

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Where is the Catone family from?

You can see how Catone families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Catone family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1891 and 1920. The most Catone families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 11 Catone families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 18% of all the recorded Catone's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Catone families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Catone surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Catone ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Catone. 45% of Catone men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Catone women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Catone were Labor 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
  • Clerk
  • Barber
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Housewife
  • Stitcher
  • New Worker
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Catone. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Catone 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 537 immigration records available for the last name Catone. 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 305 military records available for the last name Catone. For the veterans among your Catone ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Catone lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Catone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Catone in 1951 was 52, and 80 in 2004.

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