Barash Family History

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Barash Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): acronymic surname from the Hebrew patronymic phrase Ben Rabi Shelomo, Shemuel, Shimon, Shimshon, etc., i.e. ‘son of (rabbi) Solomon, Samuel, Simon, Samson’, or some other male personal name beginning with Sh-.

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

Similar surnames: Barish, Barach, Barad, Baratz, Karash, Baruch, Barasch, Balash, Maras

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Barash Family Origin

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Barash Family Occupations

What did your Barash ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Barash. 22% of Barash men worked as a Salesman and 24% of Barash women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Barash were Operator and Salelady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Clerk
  • Laborer
  • Operator

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Bookkeeper
  • Finisher
  • Salelady

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

Barash Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Barash. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barash 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Barash. 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 330 military records available for the last name Barash. For the veterans among your Barash ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barash Life Expectancy

What is the average Barash lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Barash life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Barash in 1959 was 47, and 71 in 2004.

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