Azar Family History

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Azar Name Meaning

Iranian: from a personal name based on Persian azer ‘fire’, also denoting the ninth month of Persian solar year. Ethnic name for an Azeri. The Azeri people (so named from Persian azer ‘fire’, because they were originally fire worshipers) are Shiite Muslims who mostly live in Azerbaijan, on the Caspian Sea to the north of Iran.

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

Similar surnames: Azer, Azad, Amar, Nazar, Lazar, Paar, Baar, Mar, Agar, Tatar

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Azar Family Origin

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Azar Family Occupations

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In 1921, Magasin was the top reported job for people in the CA named Azar.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Magasin

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Azar Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Draft Card

There are 918 military records available for the last name Azar. For the veterans among your Azar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Azar Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Azar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Azar in 1951 was 50, and 64 in 2004.

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