Carvalho Family History

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Carvalho Name Meaning

Portuguese: topographic name for someone who lived by a conspicuous oak tree, carvalho, or a habitational name from any of numerous places named with this word. This name is also found in western India, where it was taken by Portuguese colonists.

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


Similar surnames: Carballo, De Carvalho, Carvajal, Carrasco, Caravalho, Ramalho

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Carvalho Family Origin

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Carvalho Family Occupations

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  • Gravedigger Synagogue (Ch Off)

    20%
  • Merchant

    20%
  • Plumber & House Decorator

    20%
  • Plumber Gasfitter

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Carvalho family was Plumber Gasfitter. The most common Carvalho occupation in the UK was Gravedigger Synagogue (Ch Off). 20% of Carvalho's were Gravedigger Synagogue (Ch Off)s. Gravedigger Synagogue (Ch Off), Merchant and Plumber & House Decorator were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carvalho.

Source: Census data for Carvalho | Data not to scale

Carvalho Historical Records

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Carvalho Life Expectancy

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