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Camino Name Meaning

Spanish: topographic name for someone who lived by a thoroughfare, from camin ‘path’, ‘way’ (from Late Latin caminus), or a habitational name from any of numerous places named with this word. Italian: topographic name from camino ‘root’, ‘hearth’, ‘furnace’, or ‘olive press’.

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


Similar surnames: Casino, Campo, Camilo, Cassino, Kamin, Cain, Cerino, Chino, Davino

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Where is the Camino family from?

You can see how Camino families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Camino family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Camino families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1841 there were 10 Camino families living in Aberdeenshire. This was about 63% of all the recorded Camino's in Scotland. Aberdeenshire had the highest population of Camino families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Camino surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Camino ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Camino. 34% of Camino 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.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    34%
  • New Worker
    7%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Dentist
    7%
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What Camino family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Camino. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Camino 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Camino. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 610 military records available for the last name Camino. For the veterans among your Camino ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Camino lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Camino life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Camino in 1942 was 41, and 66 in 2004.

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