Barroso Family History

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Barroso Name Meaning

Galician and Portuguese: topographic name for someone who lived in an area of clay or loamy soil, from barroso ‘clayey’, ‘loamy’ (from barro ‘loam’).

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

Similar surnames: Barros, Barrero, Barro, Baros, Barras, Barrows, Barrow, Barrs

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Barroso Family Origin

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Barroso Family Occupations

What did your Barroso ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Barroso.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Laborer

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

Barroso Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Barroso. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barroso 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Barroso. 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 202 military records available for the last name Barroso. For the veterans among your Barroso ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barroso Life Expectancy

What is the average Barroso lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Barroso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Barroso in 1956 was 57, and 73 in 2004.

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