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Calogero Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from the personal name Calogero (from Greek Kalogeros, literally ‘handsome-old’). In Sicily especially this name was popularized by the cult of St. Calogero, a 5th-century martyr from Constantinople, who had stayed on the island for a time. Possibly a short form of any of various Greek family names based on the personal name Kalogeros (see 1), as for example Kalogeropoulos (with the patronymic suffix -poulos), Kalogerogiannis (with the personal name Giannis ‘John’), Kalogeromikhalis (with the personal name Mikhalis ‘Michael’). Compare Callas.

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


Similar surnames: Algeo, Alger, Rogero, Calder, Calderon, Palmiero, Calabro, Salguero

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Calogero Family Origin

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Calogero Family Occupations

What did your Calogero ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Calogero. 16% of Calogero men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Calogero women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Calogero were Salesman and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    16%
  • New Worker
    6%
  • Printer
    6%
  • Salesman
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    14%
  • Machine Operator
    12%
  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Clerk
    6%

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

Calogero Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Calogero. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Calogero 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Calogero. 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 687 military records available for the last name Calogero. For the veterans among your Calogero ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Calogero Life Expectancy

What is the average Calogero lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Calogero life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Calogero in 1954 was 30, and 87 in 2004.

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