Clar Name Meaning

Variant spelling of German Klar. southern French and Catalan: from Occitan and Catalan Clar, equivalent to French Clair.

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


Similar surnames: Klar, Coar, Char, Claar, Clear, Cler, Cap, Sclar, Clara, Clair

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Clar Family Origin

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Clar Family Occupations

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  • Barber

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Gents Furnishing Goods

    11%

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In 1880, Barber, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Clar. The most common Clar occupation in the USA was Barber. 11% of Clar's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Clar family was Gents Furnishing Goods.

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Clar Historical Records

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Clar Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2003, Clar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Clar in 1954 was 54, and 84 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Clar

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