Minar Family History

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Minar Name Meaning

Czech (Minár): occupational name from a variant of mlynár ‘miller’.

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

Similar surnames: Mlinar, Miner, Mina, Simar, Hiner, Sitar, Miler, Mir, Millar, Bonar

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Minar Family Origin

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Minar Family Occupations

What did your Minar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Minar. 27% of Minar men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Minar women worked as a Farm Hand. Some less common occupations for Americans named Minar were Carpenter and Cook

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Hand
  • Maid
  • Housewife
  • Cook

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

Minar Historical Records

What Minar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Minar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Minar 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 641 immigration records available for the last name Minar. 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 827 military records available for the last name Minar. For the veterans among your Minar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Minar Life Expectancy

What is the average Minar lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Minar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Minar in 1964 was 82, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Minar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Minar 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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