Barto Family History

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Barto Name Meaning

Italian: from a variant of the personal name Berto or a short form of Bartolo. Hungarian (Bartó): from a pet form of Bertalan, Hungarian form of Bartholomew. Albanian: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Berto, Bartok, Bartos, Barta, Baro, Barko, Bart, Bartz, Bartko, Barts

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Barto Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Barto name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Barto. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


  • France


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Barto Family Origin

Where is the Barto family from?

Barto Family Occupations

What did your Barto ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Barto family was Farm Laborer. The most common Barto occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Barto's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barto.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Barto ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Barto Historical Records

What Barto family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Barto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barto 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 Barto. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Barto. For the veterans among your Barto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barto Life Expectancy

What is the average Barto lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Barto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Barto in 1949 was 32, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barto

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barto 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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