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Rivero Family History

Rivero Name Meaning
Spanish and Galician: habitational name from any of the places in Galicia, Santander, and Cáceres named Rivero, from ribero ‘bank’, ‘shore’ (Late Latin riparium, a derivative of ripa ‘bank’).

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

143,980 Historical Documents with Rivero on Ancestry.com
105,109 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
836 Military Records
12,150 Immigration Records
16,753 Census and Voter Lists
9,132 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Rivero Families

  • Number of Rivero families
     17 - 31
     6 - 16
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Rivero families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Rivero families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Rivero census records

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Rivero Family Origin

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Rivero Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Rivero

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Rivero Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Rivero census records

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Rivero Civil War Service Records

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