Amado Family History

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Amado Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from a medieval personal name, Amado, Latin Amatus ‘beloved (i.e. by God)’. Compare Italian Amato. Jewish (Sephardic): adoption of the Spanish family name.

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


Similar surnames: Amato, Amador, Amaro, Amadeo, Malo, Maio, Amico, Amar, Armando, Rado

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Amado Family Origin

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Amado Family Occupations

What did your Amado ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Amado. 50% of Amado men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Amado women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Amado were New Worker and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    50%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Proprietor
    6%
  • New Worker
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    34%
  • Laundress
    23%
  • Housekeeper
    23%
  • Operator
    23%

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

Amado Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Amado. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Amado 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Amado. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 610 military records available for the last name Amado. For the veterans among your Amado ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Amado Life Expectancy

What is the average Amado lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Amado life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Amado in 1944 was 36, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Amado

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Amado 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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