Farro Name Meaning

English: variant of Farrow. Italian: from farro, the common name of two varieties of wheat (from Latin far, farris), probably applied as a topographic name or a metonymic occupational name for a farmer. Catalan (Farró): probably an occupational name from ferró ‘smith’.

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

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Farro Family Origin

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Farro Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Butcher

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farro. The most common Farro occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Farro's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Farro family was Butcher.

Source: Census data for Farro | Data not to scale

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Farro Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Farro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Farro in 1957 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Farro

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