Paar Family History

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Paar Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Belgian: topographic name from Middle Low German par ‘house of a priest’, or a habitational name from any of various minor places named Parre or Perre, for example in Ruiselede or Hillegem in East Flanders or Noordewijk in Antwerp province.

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


Similar surnames: Haar, Parr, Gaar, Baar, Saar, Palm, Pear, Raak, Bahr, Laas

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Paar Family Origin

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Paar Family Occupations

What did your Paar ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Baker (heavy Worker) and License were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Paar. 25% of Paar men worked as a Baker (heavy Worker) and 25% of Paar women worked as a License. Some less common occupations for Americans named Paar were Hotel Proprietor Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Baker (heavy Worker)
    25%
  • Clerk (fitting)
    25%
  • Grocer Aircraft Labs
    25%
  • Hotel Proprietor Retired
    25%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • License
    25%
  • Private Means
    25%
  • Shorthand Typist Electric Supply
    25%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    25%

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

Paar Historical Records

What Paar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Paar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Paar

Passenger List

There are 836 immigration records available for the last name Paar. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Paar. For the veterans among your Paar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paar Life Expectancy

What is the average Paar lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Paar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Paar in 1962 was 71, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paar 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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