Brar Family History

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Brar Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab): Sikh name based on the name of a tribe in the Jat community.

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


Similar surnames: Baar, Bar, Bear, Bran, Bram, Rao, Bitar, Brue, Boak, Ban

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Brar Family Origin

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Brar Family Occupations

What did your Brar ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Brar occupation in Canada was Labourer. 100% of Brar's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    100%

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

Brar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brar 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Brar. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Brar. For the veterans among your Brar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brar Life Expectancy

What is the average Brar lifespan?

Between 1978 and 2004, in the United States, Brar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Brar in 1978 was 60, and 53 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Brar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brar 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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