Guerrero Family History

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Guerrero Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian: nickname for an aggressive person or for a soldier, from an agent derivative of guerra ‘war’. Compare Guerra.

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

Similar surnames: Guerriero, Guerreiro, Guerro, Guerra, Guerrier, Herrero, Burrer

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Guerrero Family Origin

Where is the Guerrero family from?

Guerrero Family Occupations

What did your Guerrero ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Guerrero family was Farming. The most common Guerrero occupation in the USA was Laborer. 32% of Guerrero's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Guerrero.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Farming


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

Guerrero Historical Records

What Guerrero family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 56,000 census records available for the last name Guerrero. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Guerrero 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 37,000 immigration records available for the last name Guerrero. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Guerrero. For the veterans among your Guerrero ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Guerrero Life Expectancy

What is the average Guerrero lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Guerrero life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Guerrero in 1944 was 29, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Guerrero

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Guerrero 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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