Colar Family History

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Colar Name Meaning

Respelling of French Colard, from a reduced derivative of the personal name Nicolas (see Nicholas).

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

Similar surnames: Colas, Colao, Cola, Colle, Colla, Comar, Clare, Solar, Colen, Bolar

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Colar Family Origin

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Colar Family Occupations

What did your Colar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Colar family was Keeps House. The most common Colar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Colar's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Colar.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeps House


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

Colar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Colar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Colar 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 198 immigration records available for the last name Colar. 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 237 military records available for the last name Colar. For the veterans among your Colar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Colar Life Expectancy

What is the average Colar lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Colar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Colar in 1965 was 34, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Colar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Colar 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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