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Scamardo Family History

Scamardo Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): possibly related to Calabrian scamardatu ‘lazy’, ‘slightly unbalanced’.

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


Similar surnames: Camarda, Camardo, Scarano, Amaro, Accardo, Scordo, Shumard, Spataro

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Where is the Scamardo family from?

You can see how Scamardo families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Scamardo family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 3 Scamardo families living in Texas. This was about 50% of all the recorded Scamardo's in the USA. Texas had the highest population of Scamardo families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Scamardo surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Scamardo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Scamardo. 28% of Scamardo men worked as a Farmer.

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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

  • Farmer
    28%
  • Painter
    19%
  • Laborer
    19%
  • Truck Driver
    19%
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What Scamardo family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 324 census records available for the last name Scamardo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scamardo 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 71 immigration records available for the last name Scamardo. 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 85 military records available for the last name Scamardo. For the veterans among your Scamardo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Scamardo lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Scamardo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Scamardo in 1955 was 58, and 82 in 2004.

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