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Sarro Name Meaning

Italian: from the personal name Sarro, a short form of Baldassarro (see Baldassarre).

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


Similar surnames: Parro, Sarlo, Sarto, Tarro, Sarra, Cardo, Barto, Darr, Sardo, Sarno

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Where is the Sarro family from?

You can see how Sarro families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sarro family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Sarro families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 5 Sarro families living in Vermont. This was about 50% of all the recorded Sarro's in the USA. Vermont had the highest population of Sarro families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sarro surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sarro ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sarro. 22% of Sarro men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Sarro women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sarro were Laberor and Saleslady.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    22%
  • Clerk
    11%
  • Chauffeur
    7%
  • Laberor
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    20%
  • New Worker
    20%
  • Laundress
    10%
  • Saleslady
    10%
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Census Records

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sarro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarro census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Sarro. 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 Cards

There are 942 military records available for the last name Sarro. For the veterans among your Sarro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sarro lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Sarro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Sarro in 1949 was 44, and 78 in 2004.

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