Manoel Cardoso Vargas was born in Brazil as the son of Augusto Cardozo de Vargas and Josephina Franco de Almeida. He married Thereza Zambilio on 20 March 1962, in Caçador, Santa Catarina, Brazil. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died in 1997, in Tijucas do Sul, Paraná, Brazil.
Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.