Cavallero Family History

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Cavallero Name Meaning

Southern Italian (Sicily, Naples): either from Sicilian cavaleri ‘rider’ or an equivalent of Spanish Caballero ‘horseman’, ‘knight’.

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


Similar surnames: Cavallaro, Caballero, Cavaleri, Cavalier, Cavaliere, Favaloro

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Cavallero Family Origin

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Cavallero Family Occupations

What did your Cavallero ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Finisher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cavallero. 17% of Cavallero men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Cavallero women worked as a Finisher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cavallero were Farmer and Sewer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    17%
  • Truck Driver
    14%
  • Salesman
    14%
  • Farmer
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Finisher
    20%
  • Housewife
    20%
  • Winder
    20%
  • Sewer
    20%

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

Cavallero Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Cavallero. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cavallero 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 920 immigration records available for the last name Cavallero. 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 499 military records available for the last name Cavallero. For the veterans among your Cavallero ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cavallero Life Expectancy

What is the average Cavallero lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Cavallero life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Cavallero in 1963 was 71, and 78 in 2004.

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