Zaro Family History

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Zaro Name Meaning

Italian and Greek (Zaros): probably a descriptive nickname from Greek zaros ‘cross-eyed’, ‘squinting’ or zaros ‘hawk’, both words of unknown etymology.

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

Similar surnames: Zero, Zarro, Caro, Faro, Zara, Kara, Paro, Laro, Zarco, Karo

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Zaro Family Origin

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Zaro Family Occupations

What did your Zaro ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Zaro occupation in the USA was Restaurant Keeper. 100% of Zaro's were Restaurant Keepers.

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  • Restaurant Keeper


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Zaro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Zaro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zaro 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 790 immigration records available for the last name Zaro. 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 421 military records available for the last name Zaro. For the veterans among your Zaro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zaro Life Expectancy

What is the average Zaro lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Zaro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Zaro in 1962 was 65, and 86 in 2004.

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