Scavo Family History

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Scavo Name Meaning

Italian (Sicily): status name for a serf, from Old Sicilian scavu ‘slave’, ‘bondsman’.

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

Similar surnames: Capo, Calo, Scanio, Stano, Scala, Caso, Caro, Savo, Stava, Savio

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Scavo Family Origin

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Scavo Family Occupations

What did your Scavo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Scavo. 30% of Scavo men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Scavo women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Scavo were Attendant and Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Foreman
  • Truck Driver
  • Attendant

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • New Worker
  • Operator

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

Scavo Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Scavo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scavo 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 981 immigration records available for the last name Scavo. 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 541 military records available for the last name Scavo. For the veterans among your Scavo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scavo Life Expectancy

What is the average Scavo lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Scavo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Scavo in 1944 was 35, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scavo

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scavo 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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