Tobar Family History

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Tobar Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of the places called Tobar, named with a collective noun derived from toba ‘tufa’ (a kind of light, porous volcanic rock).

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

Similar surnames: Tober, Toral, Torr, Tovar, Hoar, Tabar, Kober, Tobias, Kozar, Tabor

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Tobar Family Origin

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Tobar Family Occupations

What did your Tobar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farms and Labr were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tobar. The most common Tobar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Tobar's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tobar family was Shoe Maker.

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  • Farmer

  • Farms

  • Labr

  • Shoe Maker


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Tobar ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Tobar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Tobar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tobar 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Tobar. 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 510 military records available for the last name Tobar. For the veterans among your Tobar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tobar Life Expectancy

What is the average Tobar lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Tobar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1948. The average life expectancy for Tobar in 1948 was 102, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tobar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tobar 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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