Chiaro Family History

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Chiaro Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Chiaro, from Latin Clarus meaning ‘light’, ‘famous’; alternatively the name may simply have arisen as a nickname from chiaro ‘fair’, ‘clear’, ‘light’.

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

Similar surnames: Chiara, Claro, Chino, Chard, Chico, Caro, Hearn, Ciano, Chiodo, Chao

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Chiaro Family Origin

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Chiaro Family Occupations

What did your Chiaro ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Chiaro. 14% of Chiaro men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Chiaro women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Chiaro were Clerk and Button Sewer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Truck Driver
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
  • Saleslady
  • Folder
  • Button Sewer

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

Chiaro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Chiaro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Chiaro 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 686 immigration records available for the last name Chiaro. 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 443 military records available for the last name Chiaro. For the veterans among your Chiaro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Chiaro Life Expectancy

What is the average Chiaro lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Chiaro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Chiaro in 1962 was 59, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Chiaro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Chiaro 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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