History of your Surname
Get access to Charos family records.Start a 14-Day Free Trial

Charos Family History

Charos Surname Meaning

Greek: shortened form of patronymics such as Charalampakis and Charalampopoulos derived from the personal name Charalampos (see Charalambous ). Compare Haros .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Charo, Claros, Charon, Charles, Caron, Chaves, Chao, Baros, Chard

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Charos family from?

You can see how Charos families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Charos family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Charos families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 5 Charos families living in Quebec. This was 100% of all the recorded Charos's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Charos families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Charos surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Charos ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Charos. 34% of Charos men worked as a Laborer. .

View Census Data for Charos | Data not to scale

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

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Chef
  • Proprietor
  • Clerk
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Charos family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 276 census records available for the last name Charos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Charos census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Canadian census records for Charos

Passenger Lists

There are 162 immigration records available for the last name Charos. 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.

View all Charos immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 69 military records available for the last name Charos. For the veterans among your Charos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Charos military records

You've only scratched the surface of Charos family history

Discover More

What is the average Charos lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Charos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Charos in 1966 was 72, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Charos

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Charos family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Charos last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial