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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  • Farmer

    100%

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

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Between 1956 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Puro

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