Vaccaro Family History

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Vaccaro Name Meaning

Italian: occupational name for a cowherd, Italian vaccaro (Late Latin vaccarius, a derivative of vacca ‘cow’).

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

Similar surnames: Baccaro, Vacca, Vaccarino, Vaccari, Bacca, Massaro, Cuccaro, Vardaro

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Vaccaro Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Vaccaro name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Vaccaro. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Italy


  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • France


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Vaccaro Family Origin

Where is the Vaccaro family from?

Vaccaro Family Occupations

What did your Vaccaro ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Vaccaro occupation in the USA was At Home. 11% of Vaccaro's were At Homes. A less common occupation for the Vaccaro family was Confectioner. At Home, Bar Keeper and Confectionary were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vaccaro.

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  • At Home

  • Bar Keeper

  • Confectionary

  • Confectioner


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

Vaccaro Historical Records

What Vaccaro family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Vaccaro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vaccaro 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Vaccaro. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Vaccaro. For the veterans among your Vaccaro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vaccaro Life Expectancy

What is the average Vaccaro lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Vaccaro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Vaccaro in 1947 was 38, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vaccaro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vaccaro 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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