Har Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Han, Hay, Ham, Hare, Hard, Hart, Ha, Haar, Harp, Harb

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Har Family Origin

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Har Family Occupations

What did your Har ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Har. 29% of Har men worked as a Laborer and 28% of Har women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Har were Farm Laborer and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Clerk
    18%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Farm Laborer
    15%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    28%
  • House Maid
    19%
  • Sterilizer
    19%
  • Teacher
    19%

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

Har Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Har. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Har 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Har. 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 Har. For the veterans among your Har ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Har Life Expectancy

What is the average Har lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Har life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Har in 1968 was 79, and 75 in 2004.

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