Barro Name Meaning

Spanish and Galician: widespread habitational name, especially in Galicia, from any of numerous places named with barro ‘clay’, ‘loam’, in particular Barro in Pontevedra.

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

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Barro Family Origin

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Barro Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Laundry

    25%
  • Miner

    25%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Barro family was Miner. Farmer, Laborer and Laundry were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barro. The most common Barro occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Barro's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Barro | Data not to scale

Barro Historical Records

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Barro Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Barro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Barro in 1960 was 69, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barro

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