Claro Family History

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Claro Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from claro ‘light’, ‘bright’, or from the personal name Clarus, both from Latin clarus ‘clear’, ‘bright’. Italian (Piedmont): variant of Chiaro.

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

Similar surnames: Caro, Clara, Clare, Chiaro, Claros, Clabo, Alvaro, Cerro, Cardo

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Claro Family Origin

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Claro Family Occupations

What did your Claro ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Fruit Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Claro. 64% of Claro men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Barber
  • Salesman
  • Fruit Picker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Fruit Worker

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Claro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Claro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Claro census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Claro. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 147 military records available for the last name Claro. For the veterans among your Claro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Claro Life Expectancy

What is the average Claro lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Claro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Claro in 1957 was 31, and 78 in 2004.

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