Carvajal Family History

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Carvajal Name Meaning

Spanish: topographic name for someone who lived near an oak grove, from a collective noun derivative of carvallo ‘oak’, or a habitational name from a place so named, for example in Málaga province. Compare Carbajal.

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


Similar surnames: Carbajal, Carvalho, Canal, Calvano, Cardosa, Careaga, Carrara

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Carvajal Family Origin

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Carvajal Family Occupations

What did your Carvajal ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Carvajal occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Carvajal's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Carvajal family was Keeps House. Farmer, Gold Mining and Keep House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carvajal.

View Census data for Carvajal | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    20%
  • Gold Mining

    20%
  • Keep House

    20%
  • Keeps House

    20%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Carvajal Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Carvajal. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carvajal 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Carvajal. 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 Carvajal. For the veterans among your Carvajal ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carvajal Life Expectancy

What is the average Carvajal lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Carvajal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Carvajal in 1944 was 34, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carvajal

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carvajal 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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