Ancar Family History

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Ancar Name Meaning

French: shortened form of Ancart, probably a variant of Hanecard, from a derivative of the personal name (Je)han, old form of Jean.

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


Similar surnames: Anker, Janca, Ander, Ancel, Amar, Anwar, Dancer, Anda, Anger, Naar

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Ancar Family Origin

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Ancar Family Occupations

What did your Ancar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Fisherman and Assistant Manager were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ancar. 24% of Ancar men worked as a Fisherman and 20% of Ancar women worked as an Assistant Manager. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ancar were Laborer and Nurse Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Fisherman
    24%
  • Farm Laborer
    14%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Laborer
    14%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Assistant Manager
    20%
  • Domestic
    20%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Nurse Maid
    20%

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

Ancar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ancar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ancar 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 99 immigration records available for the last name Ancar. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 176 military records available for the last name Ancar. For the veterans among your Ancar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ancar Life Expectancy

What is the average Ancar lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Ancar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Ancar in 1964 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ancar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ancar 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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