Garro Family History

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Garro Name Meaning

Catalan (Garró): from garró ‘calf’, presumably applied as a nickname. Portuguese: nickname from garro ‘leper’.

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


Similar surnames: Porro, Farro, Sauro, Garr, Garrow, Garbo, Garrido, Marro, Garza

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Garro Family Origin

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Garro Family Occupations

What did your Garro ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer and Junk Man were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Garro. The most common Garro occupation in the USA was Laborer. 67% of Garro's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

    67%
  • Junk Man

    33%

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

Garro Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Garro Life Expectancy

What is the average Garro lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Garro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Garro in 1940 was 53, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Garro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Garro 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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