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Claro Family History

Claro Name Meaning
Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from claro ‘light’, ‘bright’, or from the personal name Clarus, both from Latin clarus ‘clear’, ‘bright’.Italian (Piedmont): variant of Chiaro.

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

15,045 Historical Documents with Claro on Ancestry.com
10,471 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
140 Military Records
1,013 Immigration Records
2,150 Census and Voter Lists
1,271 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Claro Families

  • Number of Claro families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Claro families
     9 - 16
     4 - 8
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Claro last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Claro census records

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Claro Family Origin

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Claro Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Claro

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Claro Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Claro census records

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Claro Civil War Service Records

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