Baars Name Meaning

Dutch: from baars ‘bass’, ‘perch’, applied as a derogatory nickname or possibly from a house name for someone who lived at a house distinguished by the sign of a perch. Dutch: variant of the habitational name Beers. German (North Sea area): variant of Barsch.

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


Similar surnames: Baar, Baas, Gaar, Barrs, Haar, Bears, Barre, Bark, Paar, Byars

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Baars Family Origin

Where is the Baars family from?

SHOW MORE

Baars Family Occupations

What did your Baars ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    47%
  • Bank Cashier

    6%
  • Bank Clerk

    6%
  • Hauling Wood

    6%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

In 1880, the most common Baars occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Baars's were Farmers. Farmer, Bank Cashier and Bank Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Baars. A less common occupation for the Baars family was Hauling Wood.

Source: Census data for Baars | Data not to scale

Baars Historical Records

What Baars family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Baars ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Baars

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Baars Life Expectancy

What is the average Baars lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Baars 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Baars life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Baars in 1957 was 36, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Baars

Famous Baars Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Look up another name