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Puro Name Meaning

Finnish: topographic name from puro ‘creek’, ‘bog’. This name is found mainly in central–western Finland, but also occurs as an ornamental name in southwestern Finland. As an American family name it may also be a shortened form of a longer Finnish compound name such as Hautapuro ‘pit creek’. Italian: from puro ‘pure’, ‘honest’, applied as a personal name, or occasionally a nickname.

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


Similar surnames: Turo, Pero, Turco, Pino, Toro, Muro, Murto, Pust, Peura, Tur

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Puro Family Origin

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Puro Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Puro occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Puro's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Puro Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Puro Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Puro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Puro in 1956 was 47, and 91 in 2004.

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