Camisa Family History

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Camisa Name Meaning

Southern Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese: from Italian camicia, Spanish and Portuguese camisa ‘shirt’ (from Latin camisia), probably applied as an occupational name for a shirt-maker.

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


Similar surnames: Cammisa, Casa, Camara, Camilo, Carda, Camino, Cambra, Caira, Lamia

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Camisa Family Origin

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Camisa Family Occupations

What did your Camisa ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Camisa. 9% of Camisa men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Camisa women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Camisa were Salesman and Assembler

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    9%
  • Printer
    8%
  • Butcher
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Cleaner
    8%
  • Operator
    8%
  • Assembler
    4%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Camisa Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 966 census records available for the last name Camisa. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Camisa 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 496 immigration records available for the last name Camisa. 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 Card

There are 254 military records available for the last name Camisa. For the veterans among your Camisa ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Camisa Life Expectancy

What is the average Camisa lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Camisa life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Camisa in 1943 was 41, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Camisa

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Camisa 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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