Barrientos Family History

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Barrientos Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from a place in León province named Barrientos, from barrio ‘outlying region’.

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

Similar surnames: Barrios, Barrantes, Barrington, Barreras, Carreno, Warrington, Barros

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Barrientos Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Barrientos name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Barrientos. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • France


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Barrientos Family Origin

Where is the Barrientos family from?

Barrientos Family Occupations

What did your Barrientos ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Barrientos occupation in the USA was Laborer. 100% of Barrientos's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer


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

Barrientos Historical Records

What Barrientos family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Barrientos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barrientos 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Barrientos. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 581 military records available for the last name Barrientos. For the veterans among your Barrientos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barrientos Life Expectancy

What is the average Barrientos lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Barrientos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Barrientos in 1954 was 52, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barrientos

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barrientos 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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