Caira Family History

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Caira Name Meaning

Southern Italian (Calabria): probably from Arabic khayr ‘good’, ‘well’. Galician: habitational name from Caira Lugo in Galicia.

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

Similar surnames: Cira, Cairo, Caire, Carra, Cara, Camisa, Caliri, Capra, Cora, Cain

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Caira Family Origin

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Caira Family Occupations

What did your Caira ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Hairdresser and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Caira. 67% of Caira men worked as a Hairdresser and 85% of Caira women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Caira were Ice Cream Vendor and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Hairdresser
  • Ice Cream Vendor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Shop Assistant house
  • Unpaid Domestic

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

Caira Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Caira. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Caira 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 898 immigration records available for the last name Caira. 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 127 military records available for the last name Caira. For the veterans among your Caira ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Caira Life Expectancy

What is the average Caira lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Caira life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Caira in 1964 was 53, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Caira

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