Massaro Family History
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Massaro Name Meaning
Italian: occupational or status name from massaro, which in northern Italy denoted a tenant farmer or share cropper and in central and southern Italy could also denote an agent or steward of a rural estate, from medieval Latin massarius, a derivative of massa ‘farm’, ‘estate’. Compare Massa 1.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Massara, Massa, Massari, Mascaro, Cassaro, Bassano, Mazzaro, Mastro