Cayo Family History

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Cayo Name Meaning

Spanish: from the personal name Cayo, Spanish equivalent of Gaetano. possibly also from the Castilianized form of Asturian-Leonese Cayu, a habitational name from either of two places in Asturies named El Cayu.

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


Similar surnames: Rayo, Caso, Cao, Capo, Calo, Cato, Caya, Caro, Canto, Caye

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Cayo Family Origin

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Cayo Family Occupations

What did your Cayo ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Cayo family was Keeping House. The most common Cayo occupation in the USA was Butcher. 13% of Cayo's were Butchers. Butcher, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cayo.

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  • Butcher

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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

Cayo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cayo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cayo census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Cayo

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cayo. 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 Cayo. For the veterans among your Cayo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cayo Life Expectancy

What is the average Cayo lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Cayo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Cayo in 1965 was 82, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cayo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cayo 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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