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Cordeiro Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: from cordeiro ‘young lamb’ (Latin cordarius, a derivative of cordus ‘young’, ‘new’), hence a metonymic occupational name for a shepherd, or a nickname meaning ‘lamb’.

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


Similar surnames: Cordero, Carreiro, Carneiro, Caldeira, Correia, Corder, Corner

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Cordeiro Family Origin

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Cordeiro Family Occupations

What did your Cordeiro ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Barber and Keeps Hotel were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Cordeiro. A less common occupation for the Cordeiro family was Teacher. The most common Cordeiro occupation in the USA was Barber. 33% of Cordeiro's were Barbers.

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  • Barber

    33%
  • Keeps Hotel

    33%
  • Teacher

    33%

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

Cordeiro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cordeiro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cordeiro 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 Cordeiro

Passenger List

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

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Cordeiro Life Expectancy

What is the average Cordeiro lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Cordeiro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Cordeiro in 1956 was 44, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cordeiro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cordeiro 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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