Claro Family History

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Claro Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from claro ‘light’, ‘bright’, or from the personal name Clarus, both from Latin clarus ‘clear’, ‘bright’. Italian (Piedmont): variant of Chiaro.

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

Similar surnames: Caro, Clara, Clare, Chiaro, Claros, Clabo, Alvaro, Cerro, Cardo

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Claro Family Origin

Where is the Claro family from?

Claro Family Occupations

What did your Claro ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Claro family was Writing Clerk. The most common Claro occupation in the UK was Cab Driver. 33% of Claro's were Cab Drivers. Cab Driver and Carman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Claro.

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  • Cab Driver

  • Carman

  • Writing Clerk


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

Claro Historical Records

What Claro family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Claro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Claro 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 Claro. 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 147 military records available for the last name Claro. For the veterans among your Claro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Claro Life Expectancy

What is the average Claro lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Claro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Claro in 1957 was 31, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Claro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Claro 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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