Hair Name Meaning

Scottish spelling of Irish Hare. English: nickname for someone with some peculiarity of the hair, from Middle English here ‘hair’.

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


Similar surnames: Hairr, Haar, Fair, Hain, Haig, Haer, Cain, Haire, Hall, Phair

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Hair Family Origin

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Hair Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Hair occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Hair's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hair. A less common occupation for the Hair family was Agricultural Labourer.

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Hair Historical Records

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Hair Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Hair life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Hair in 1941 was 39, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hair

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