Ricardo Family History

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Ricardo Name Meaning

Spanish and Jewish (Sephardic): from the personal name Ricardo (see Richard).

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


Similar surnames: Riccardo, Cardo, Lizardo, Richards, Richard, Grimaldo, Accardo

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Ricardo Family Origin

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Ricardo Family Occupations

What did your Ricardo ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, At Home and Private Means were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ricardo. 4% of Ricardo men worked as an At Home and 32% of Ricardo women worked as a Private Means. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ricardo were Beer wine Canvasser and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • At Home
    4%
  • Barrister
    4%
  • Barrister W Law
    4%
  • Beer wine Canvasser
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Private Means
    32%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    23%
  • Sales Letter Clerk
    5%
  • Unpaid Domestic
    5%

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

Ricardo Historical Records

What Ricardo family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Ricardo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ricardo 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Ricardo. 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 Ricardo. For the veterans among your Ricardo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ricardo Life Expectancy

What is the average Ricardo lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Ricardo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ricardo in 1960 was 53, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ricardo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ricardo 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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