Barrus Family History

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Barrus Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Barrows.

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


Similar surnames: Barris, Burrus, Barkus, Barras, Barrons, Burrous, Farris, Bachus

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Barrus Family Origin

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Barrus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, the most common Barrus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Barrus's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Barrus family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barrus.

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Barrus Life Expectancy

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