Coar Family History

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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

What did your Coar ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Dairy Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Coar. 17% of Coar men worked as a Dairy Farmer and 46% of Coar women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Coar were Bank Cashier and Cafe Proprietress

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Dairy Farmer
    17%
  • Capstan Lathe Hand
    4%
  • Assisting Brocker (cowman)
    2%
  • Bank Cashier
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    46%
  • Cotton Weaver
    5%
  • Wife
    4%
  • Cafe Proprietress
    2%

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

Coar Historical Records

What Coar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Coar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Coar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Coar

Passenger List

There are 514 immigration records available for the last name Coar. 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 Coar. For the veterans among your Coar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Coar Life Expectancy

What is the average Coar lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Coar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Coar 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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