Najar Family History

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Najar Name Meaning

most probably a habitational name from Najar, Alacant. alternatively, it may be an occupational name derived from Arabic najjar ‘carpenter’.

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

Similar surnames: Najjar, Nagar, Nazar, Haar, Bazar, Nader, Navar, Nava, Nasir, Lazar

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Najar Family Origin

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Najar Family Occupations

What did your Najar ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Pedlar and Domestic Workpaid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Najar.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Pedlar

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Workpaid

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

Najar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Najar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Najar 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 889 immigration records available for the last name Najar. 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 374 military records available for the last name Najar. For the veterans among your Najar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Najar Life Expectancy

What is the average Najar lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Najar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Najar in 1953 was 61, and 71 in 2004.

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