Cavallo Family History

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Cavallo Name Meaning

Italian: metonymic occupational name for a man in charge of horses, perhaps also a nickname for someone supposedly resembling a horse, from cavallo ‘horse’ (Late Latin caballus ‘gelding’).

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


Similar surnames: Cabello, Cavalli, Cavallaro, Capaldo, Covell, Mallo, Vasallo, Camillo

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Cavallo Family Origin

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Cavallo Family Occupations

What did your Cavallo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Cavallo. 28% of Cavallo men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Cavallo women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Cavallo were Chauffeur and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    28%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Truck Driver
    5%
  • Chauffeur
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    15%
  • Housewife
    10%
  • Housework
    7%
  • Bookkeeper
    5%

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

Cavallo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Cavallo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cavallo 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Cavallo. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Cavallo. For the veterans among your Cavallo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cavallo Life Expectancy

What is the average Cavallo lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Cavallo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1943. The average life expectancy for Cavallo in 1943 was 115, and 78 in 2004.

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