Coar Name Meaning

Northern English: variant of Carr. Perhaps also an Americanized spelling of German Kohr.

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


Similar surnames: Cogar, Comer, Clar, Doar, Loar, Coor, Coup, Coan, Noah, Cloar

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Coar Family Origin

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Coar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Assurance Agent

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Boot & Shoe Dealer

    5%

In 1881, Farmer, Assurance Agent and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Coar. A less common occupation for the Coar family was Boot & Shoe Dealer. The most common Coar occupation in the UK was Farmer. 32% of Coar's were Farmers.

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Coar Historical Records

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Coar Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Coar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Coar in 1962 was 47, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coar

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