Collar Family History

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Collar Name Meaning

English: variant of Collier. Spanish: from collar ‘collar’. Americanized spelling of German Koller or Kohler.

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


Similar surnames: Coller, Colyar, Dollar, Colle, Callard, Koller, Colter, Lollar

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Collar Family Origin

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Collar Family Occupations

What did your Collar ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Collar family was Music Teacher. Labourer, Farmer and Colpenteur were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Collar. The most common Collar occupation in Canada was Labourer. 40% of Collar's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    40%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Colpenteur

    10%
  • Music Teacher

    10%

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

Collar Historical Records

What Collar family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Collar Life Expectancy

What is the average Collar lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Collar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Collar in 1950 was 29, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Collar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Collar 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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