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Vero Name Meaning

Italian: nickname from vero ‘real’, ‘true’ (from Latin verus). Italian: possibly from a variant of the Germanic personal name Bero, related to bera ‘bear’. Romanian: unexplained. Hungarian (Vero): from ver ‘hit’, ‘strike’, hence an occupational name probably for a smith or someone who worked with hammer.

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


Similar surnames: Mero, Pero, Fero, Bero, Gero, Zero, Veron, Verno, Cerro, Peri

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Where is the Vero family from?

You can see how Vero families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Vero family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Vero families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there was 1 Vero family living in Rhode Island. This was 100% of all the recorded Vero's in USA. Rhode Island had the highest population of Vero families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Vero surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Vero ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laundress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Vero. 35% of Vero men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Vero women worked as a Laundress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Vero were Truck Driver and Finisher. .

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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
    35%
  • Farmer
    18%
  • Farm Hand
    14%
  • Truck Driver
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Laundress
    25%
  • Mard
    25%
  • Servant
    25%
  • Finisher
    25%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Vero. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vero 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 808 immigration records available for the last name Vero. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Vero. For the veterans among your Vero ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Vero lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Vero life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Vero in 1965 was 78, and 80 in 2004.

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