Barriga Family History

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Barriga Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname for someone with a large belly, from Spanish barriga ‘belly’, ‘paunch’.

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


Similar surnames: Barrios, Barrera, Barragan, Borra, Garrido, Barreca, Carrico, Barba

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Barriga Family Origin

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Barriga Family Occupations

What did your Barriga ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Nurse were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Barriga. 28% of Barriga men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Barriga women worked as a Nurse. Some less common occupations for Americans named Barriga were Cement Finisher and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    28%
  • Box Factory
    6%
  • Bundler
    6%
  • Cement Finisher
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Nurse
    34%
  • Domestic
    17%
  • Farmer Sewer
    17%
  • Seamstress
    17%

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

Barriga Historical Records

What Barriga family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Barriga. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barriga 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Barriga. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 141 military records available for the last name Barriga. For the veterans among your Barriga ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barriga Life Expectancy

What is the average Barriga lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Barriga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Barriga in 1957 was 51, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barriga

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barriga ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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