Bakalar Family History

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Bakalar Name Meaning

Czech (Bakalár), Slovak (Bakalár), and Polish (Bakalarz): from medieval Latin baccalarius ‘school teacher’. Compare Bachelor.

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


Similar surnames: Baltazar, Barabas, Sklar, Kolar, Baalman, Bakula, Zalar, Barela, Baar

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Bakalar Family Origin

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Bakalar Family Occupations

What did your Bakalar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bakalar. 43% of Bakalar men worked as a Laborer and 40% of Bakalar women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bakalar were Painter and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Farmer
    8%
  • Painter
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
    40%
  • Mach Operator
    20%
  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Secretary
    20%

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

Bakalar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 876 census records available for the last name Bakalar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bakalar 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 452 immigration records available for the last name Bakalar. 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 217 military records available for the last name Bakalar. For the veterans among your Bakalar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bakalar Life Expectancy

What is the average Bakalar lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bakalar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Bakalar in 1946 was 54, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bakalar 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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