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Barretta Name Meaning

Italian: probably from a diminutive of barra ‘barrier’, ‘bar’ or from Calabrian dialect barretta ‘cap’.

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


Similar surnames: Barbetta, Barrette, Barrett, Barretto, Barletta, Carretta, Barreto

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Barretta Family Origin

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Barretta Family Occupations

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  • Music Teacher

    50%
  • Works In Woolen Mill

    50%

In 1880, Music Teacher and Works In Woolen Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Barretta. The most common Barretta occupation in the USA was Music Teacher. 50% of Barretta's were Music Teachers.

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Barretta Historical Records

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Barretta Life Expectancy

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