Cavalcante Family History

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Cavalcante Name Meaning

Italian: from a medieval personal name derived from cavalcare ‘to ride’, from Latin caballicare. The form Cavalcanti also became established in Spain.

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


Similar surnames: Galante, Pallante, Iavarone, Cavaliere, Amarante, Casagrande, Valente

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Cavalcante Family Origin

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Cavalcante Family Occupations

What did your Cavalcante ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cavalcante occupation in the UK was Secretary To The Brapham Legation (No Occup). 100% of Cavalcante's were Secretary To The Brapham Legation (No Occup)s.

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  • Secretary To The Brapham Legation (No Occup)

    100%

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

Cavalcante Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cavalcante Life Expectancy

What is the average Cavalcante lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Cavalcante life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Cavalcante in 1955 was 54, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cavalcante

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cavalcante 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.

Famous Cavalcante Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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