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Farias Name Meaning

Portuguese (and Spanish): apparently a plural form of Faria. Southern Italian: topographic name from Greek pharias, a derivative of pharos ‘beacon’, ‘lighthouse’.

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


Similar surnames: Faria, Carias, Frias, Farino, Barbas, Maras, Maria, Vargas, Fara

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Farias Family Origin

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Farias Family Occupations

What did your Farias ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Aircraft Engineering Fitter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Farias. 50% of Farias men worked as an Aircraft Engineering Fitter

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Aircraft Engineering Fitter
    50%
  • Factory Labourer Heavy Worker
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    100%

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

Farias Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 19,000 census records available for the last name Farias. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Farias 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Farias. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Farias. For the veterans among your Farias ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Farias Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Farias life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Farias in 1944 was 28, and 73 in 2004.

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