Calvo Family History

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Calvo Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian: nickname for a bald-headed man, from calvo ‘bald’ (Latin calvus).

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

Similar surnames: Salvo, Caro, Falvo, Gallo, Callow, Corvo, Galbo, Cardo, Mallo, Canto

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Calvo Family Origin

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Calvo Family Occupations

What did your Calvo ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bricklayers Labourer and Greenwich Pensioner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Calvo. The most common Calvo occupation in the UK was Bricklayers Labourer. 50% of Calvo's were Bricklayers Labourers.

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  • Bricklayers Labourer

  • Greenwich Pensioner


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Calvo ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Calvo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Calvo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Calvo 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 11,000 immigration records available for the last name Calvo. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Calvo. For the veterans among your Calvo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Calvo Life Expectancy

What is the average Calvo lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Calvo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1952. The average life expectancy for Calvo in 1945 was 40, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Calvo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Calvo 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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