Moro Family History

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Moro Name Meaning

Spanish: ethnic name from moro ‘Moor’. Italian: variant of Mauro.

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

Similar surnames: Moros, Moron, Mora, Mori, Mero, Toro, Morro, More, Muro, Coro

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Moro Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Moro name?

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

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  • England & Wales


  • Italy


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • France


  • Germanic Europe


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Moro Family Origin

Where is the Moro family from?

Moro Family Occupations

What did your Moro ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moro. A less common occupation for the Moro family was Keeping House. The most common Moro occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Moro's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Moro Historical Records

What Moro family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Moro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moro 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 Moro. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Moro. For the veterans among your Moro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moro Life Expectancy

What is the average Moro lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Moro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Moro in 1945 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moro 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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