Samara Family History

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Samara Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic thamara ‘benefit’, ‘gain’.

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

Similar surnames: Kamara, Samaha, Sawaya, Samad, Samaan, Samra, Amar, Safar, Amaro

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Samara Family Origin

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Samara Family Occupations

What did your Samara ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Samara. 32% of Samara men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Samara women worked as a Saleslady. Some less common occupations for Americans named Samara were Clerk and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Saleslady
  • House Wife
  • Clerk
  • Bookkeeper

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

Samara Historical Records

What Samara family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Samara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Samara 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 881 immigration records available for the last name Samara. 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 269 military records available for the last name Samara. For the veterans among your Samara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Samara Life Expectancy

What is the average Samara lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Samara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Samara in 1943 was 25, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Samara

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Samara 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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