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Nigro Family History

Nigro Name Meaning
Southern Italian: nickname from nigro ‘black’ (Latin niger).

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

49,677 Historical Documents with Nigro on Ancestry.com
16,494 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,271 Military Records
5,761 Immigration Records
9,395 Census and Voter Lists
14,756 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Nigro Families

  • Number of Nigro families
     46 - 90
     16 - 45
     1 - 15
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Nigro families
     3 - 4
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Nigro last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Nigro census records

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Nigro Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Nigro families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Nigro Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Nigro families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Nigro

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Nigro Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Nigro census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Nigro ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Military Service by Nigro

Did the Nigros fight for the North or the South? Or not at all? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation, and even physical descriptions.

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