Cardosi Family History

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Cardosi Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from any of numerous minor places called Cardosi or Cardoso, from Latin cardosus ‘rich in thistles’.

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


Similar surnames: Cardosa, Cardoso, Cardo, Carosi, Cardon, Barros, Carota, Canosa

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Cardosi Family Origin

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Cardosi Family Occupations

What did your Cardosi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cardosi. 8% of Cardosi men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Cardosi women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cardosi were Truck Driver and Cashier

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    8%
  • Carpenter
    6%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    18%
  • Housekeeper
    12%
  • Braideriender
    6%
  • Cashier
    6%

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

Cardosi Historical Records

What Cardosi family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 906 census records available for the last name Cardosi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cardosi 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 377 immigration records available for the last name Cardosi. 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 348 military records available for the last name Cardosi. For the veterans among your Cardosi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cardosi Life Expectancy

What is the average Cardosi lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Cardosi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Cardosi in 1947 was 56, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cardosi

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cardosi 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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