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Where is the Barris family from?
You can see how Barris families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Barris family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Barris families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 5 Barris families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 28% of all the recorded Barris's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Barris families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Barris surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Barris. 19% of Barris men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Barris women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Barris were Clerk and New Worker. .