Tesar Name Meaning

Czech (Tesar) and Slovak (tesár): occupational name meaning ‘carpenter’.

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


Similar surnames: Husar, Lesar, Tatar, Tesler, Tokar, Tester, Keser, Dewar, Zegar, Test

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Tesar Family Origin

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Tesar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Segar Maker

    17%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tesar. The most common Tesar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Tesar's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tesar family was Segar Maker.

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Tesar Historical Records

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Tesar Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Tesar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Tesar in 1950 was 51, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tesar

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