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 1881, the most common Ricardo occupation in the UK was Cigar Maker. 14% of Ricardo's were Cigar Makers. A less common occupation for the Ricardo family was Clerk. Cigar Maker, Actress and Barrister Not In Practice were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ricardo.

View Census data for Ricardo | Data not to scale

  • Cigar Maker

    14%
  • Actress

    7%
  • Barrister Not In Practice

    7%
  • Clerk

    7%

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

Ricardo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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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