Pair Family History

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Pair Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of German Baer.

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

Similar surnames: Bair, Lair, Parr, Paar, Tarr, Jahr, Payer, Rais, Sahr, Lail

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Pair Family Origin

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Pair Family Occupations

What did your Pair ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Painter and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Pair. 7% of Pair men worked as a Painter and 52% of Pair women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pair were Clerk Unemployne assistant B and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Painter
  • Carpenter Labourer
  • Chauffer Mecha
  • Clerk Unemployne assistant B

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cotton Weaver
  • Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant

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

Pair Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Pair. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pair 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 528 immigration records available for the last name Pair. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Pair. For the veterans among your Pair ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pair Life Expectancy

What is the average Pair lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Pair life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1948. The average life expectancy for Pair in 1948 was 81, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pair

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pair 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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