Kamara Family History

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Kamara Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic qamar ‘moon’. Hungarian: from kamara ‘little room’, from Latin camera or camara ‘house’, ‘room’, ‘royal treasury’. The most common Hungarian variant of this surname, Kamarás, is a status name for the treasurer of a court or of the royal household, or alternatively for a chamberlain. Compare German Kammerer.

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

Similar surnames: Samara, Camara, Kamal, Amar, Kara, Mara, Jamar, Samaha, Kumar, Amaro

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Kamara Family Origin

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Kamara Family Occupations

What did your Kamara ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Kamara.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer

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Kamara Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 700 census records available for the last name Kamara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kamara 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 495 immigration records available for the last name Kamara. 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 367 military records available for the last name Kamara. For the veterans among your Kamara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kamara Life Expectancy

What is the average Kamara lifespan?

Between 1967 and 2004, in the United States, Kamara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Kamara in 1967 was 70, and 46 in 2004.

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