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Cirilo Family History

Cirilo Name Meaning

Spanish: from the personal name Cirilo, from Latin Cyrillus from Greek Kyrillos meaning ‘of the Lord’. This name was borne by a large number of early saints, most notably the theologians Cyril of Alexandria and Cyril of Jerusalem. It was also the name of one of the Greek evangelists who took Christianity to the Slavic regions of eastern Europe.

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


Similar surnames: Cirino, Chirico, Cirillo, Cerino, Ciriello, Camilo, Calo, Pirro

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Where is the Cirilo family from?

You can see how Cirilo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Cirilo family name was found in the USA, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Cirilo families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Cirilo family living in Louisiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Cirilo's in the USA. Louisiana had the highest population of Cirilo families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Cirilo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Cirilo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Cirilo. 43% of Cirilo men worked as a Laborer.

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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
    43%
  • Labrador
    22%
  • Jornalero
    16%
  • Farmer
    11%
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What Cirilo family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Cirilo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cirilo 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 788 immigration records available for the last name Cirilo. 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 218 military records available for the last name Cirilo. For the veterans among your Cirilo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Cirilo lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Cirilo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Cirilo in 1963 was 47, and 66 in 2004.

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