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Cargo Name Meaning

Slovenian (Cargo): unexplained. This name comes from the westernmost part of Slovenia. It may also be an Americanized spelling of German Karger.

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


Similar surnames: Barbo, Carro, Margo, Carlo, Carbo, Lango, Karo, Argo, Marso, Caro

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Cargo Family Origin

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Cargo Family Occupations

What did your Cargo ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Cargo occupation in Canada was Farmer. 20% of Cargo's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Cargo family was Son. Farmer, Going To School and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cargo.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Going To School

    20%
  • Labourer

    20%
  • Son

    20%

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

Cargo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cargo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cargo 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Cargo. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Cargo. For the veterans among your Cargo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cargo Life Expectancy

What is the average Cargo lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Cargo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Cargo in 1955 was 44, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cargo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cargo 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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