Farro Family History

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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


Similar surnames: Carro, Faro, Ferro, Cardo, Farrow, Farr, Zarro, Cerro, Farm, Farren

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Farro Family Origin

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Farro Family Occupations

What did your Farro ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Butcher

    6%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Farro ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Farro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Farro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Farro 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Farro. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Farro. For the veterans among your Farro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Farro Life Expectancy

What is the average Farro lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Farro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Farro ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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