Abar Family History

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Abar Name Meaning

Spanish: probably a topographic name, from Basque abar ‘foliage’.

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


Similar surnames: Aybar, Abad, Tabar, Alban, Mar, Haar, Akbar, Azar, Alber, Amar

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Abar Family Origin

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Abar Family Occupations

What did your Abar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Abar. 19% of Abar men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Abar women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Abar were Salesman and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    19%
  • Farmer
    6%
  • Fireman
    4%
  • Salesman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    17%
  • Saleslady
    12%
  • Clerical
    6%
  • Clerk
    6%

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

Abar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Abar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Abar 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 181 immigration records available for the last name Abar. 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 369 military records available for the last name Abar. For the veterans among your Abar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Abar Life Expectancy

What is the average Abar lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Abar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Abar in 1962 was 40, and 56 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Abar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Abar 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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