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Cefalu Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily; Cefalù): habitational name from Cefalù near Palermo, Sicily, named with Greek kephale ‘head’.

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


Similar surnames: Cefalo, Calo, Canal, Perala, Fall, Canale, Deal, Kefalas, Alu, Cea

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Cefalu Family Origin

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Cefalu Family Occupations

What did your Cefalu ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cefalu occupation in the USA was Fruit Mcht.. 100% of Cefalu's were Fruit Mcht.s.

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

Cefalu Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Cefalu Life Expectancy

What is the average Cefalu lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Cefalu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Cefalu in 1956 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cefalu 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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