Detar Family History

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Detar Name Meaning

Slavic variant of German Dieter. North German: variant of Deter. Hungarian (Détári): habitational name for someone from a place called Déter in Békés county.

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

Similar surnames: Demar, Deter, Detter, Debar, Vejar, Deger, Dewar, Deer, Bear, Dean

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Detar Family Origin

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Detar Family Occupations

What did your Detar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Detar. 11% of Detar men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Detar women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Detar were Painter and Proprietor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Attendant
  • Farmer
  • Painter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife
  • Laborer
  • Proprietor

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

Detar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Detar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Detar 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 148 immigration records available for the last name Detar. 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 425 military records available for the last name Detar. For the veterans among your Detar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Detar Life Expectancy

What is the average Detar lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Detar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Detar in 1949 was 45, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Detar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Detar 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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