Bachar Family History

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Bachar Name Meaning

Jewish (Sephardic) and Turkish: occupational name for a spicer, from Turkish bahar ‘spices’, ‘aroma’. Polish: derivative of Bach 6, a pet form of the personal name Bartlomiej (see Bartholomew). Polish: nickname from the dialect terms bach ‘child’ or bachorz ‘belly’. Americanized spelling of Slovenian Bacar, a topographic name for someone living by the ravine of the river Baca, or a habitational name from Baca in western Slovenia, probably named with a reduced form of globaca ‘ravine’, ‘gorge’.

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

Similar surnames: Bacher, Bacha, Bahar, Zachar, Macha, Machak, Char, Pacha, Kuchar

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Bachar Family Origin

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Bachar Family Occupations

What did your Bachar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bachar. A less common occupation for the Bachar family was Miner. The most common Bachar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Bachar's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Miner


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

Bachar Historical Records

What Bachar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bachar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bachar 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 424 immigration records available for the last name Bachar. 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 326 military records available for the last name Bachar. For the veterans among your Bachar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bachar Life Expectancy

What is the average Bachar lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Bachar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bachar in 1955 was 26, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bachar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bachar 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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