Nigro Name Meaning

Southern Italian: nickname from nigro ‘black’ (Latin niger).

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

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Nigro Family Origin

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Nigro Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Musician

    25%
  • Rag Picker

    25%

In 1880, the most common Nigro occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 25% of Nigro's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Nigro family was Rag Picker. Keeping House, Laborer and Musician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nigro.

Source: Census data for Nigro | Data not to scale

Nigro Historical Records

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Nigro Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Nigro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Nigro in 1941 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nigro

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