Alfaro Family History

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Alfaro Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from a place in Logroño province named Alfaro, apparently from Arabic al ‘the’ + Old Spanish faro ‘beacon’, ‘lighthouse’.

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


Similar surnames: Faro, Alfano, Aliano, Alvaro, Albano, Alamo, Albro, Alford, Lo Faro

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Alfaro Family Origin

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Alfaro Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Coms. Merchant

    17%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%

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In 1880, laborer, Coms. Merchant and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Alfaro. The most common Alfaro occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Alfaro's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Alfaro family was Farmer.

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Alfaro Historical Records

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Alfaro Life Expectancy

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