Kjar Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from kärr ‘brushwood’ (from Old Norse kjarr). Respelling of various variants of 1 or cognates in other Scandinavian languages, such as Kjaer, Kjärr, Kjær, or K(i)ær.

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


Similar surnames: Klar, Kear, Kjos, Skaar, Jahr, Paar, Kari, Kar, Bar, Keer

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Kjar Family Origin

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Kjar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Kjar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Kjar's were Farmers.

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Between 1949 and 2004, Kjar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Kjar in 1949 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kjar

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