Cardo Name Meaning

Spanish and Italian: from cardo ‘thistle’, ‘cardoon’ (Latin carduus), hence a topographic name, or possibly in some cases a metonymic occupational name for a wool carder, thistles having been used for this purpose. Italian: from a short form of a personal name with this ending, such as Accardo, Biancardo (see Biancardi), or Riccardo. Catalan (Cardó): habitational name from a place named Cardó in Catalonia.

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


Similar surnames: Carda, Cardon, Carro, Pardo, Carbo, Card, Caro, Nardo, Calo, Cerro

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Cardo Family Origin

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Cardo Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    29%
  • Boot Maker

    14%
  • Boot Maker Master

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Boot Maker and Boot Maker Master were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cardo. The most common Cardo occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 29% of Cardo's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Cardo family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Cardo | Data not to scale

Cardo Historical Records

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Cardo Life Expectancy

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Between 1965 and 2004, Cardo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Cardo in 1965 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cardo

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