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Farina Name Meaning

Italian: from farina ‘wheat flour’ (Latin farina), a metonymic occupational name for a miller or flour merchant. In some cases it may also have been a nickname for someone with a pale complexion. Galician and Asturian-Leonese (Fariña): from Galician and Asturian-Leonese fariña ‘wheat flour’ (Latin farina; compare 1). possibly also Catalan: from farina ‘flour’ (from Latin farina; compare 1).

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


Similar surnames: Farinas, Faria, Marino, Sardina, Farinha, Barna, Marina, Farino

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Farina Family Origin

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Farina Family Occupations

What did your Farina ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Farina family was Tea Merchant. Consulting Engineer & Surveyor and Sailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Farina. The most common Farina occupation in the UK was Consulting Engineer & Surveyor. 33% of Farina's were Consulting Engineer & Surveyors.

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  • Consulting Engineer & Surveyor

    33%
  • Sailor

    33%
  • Tea Merchant

    33%

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Farina Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Farina ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Farina Life Expectancy

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Between 1949 and 2004, Farina life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Farina in 1949 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

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