Karash Family History

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Karash Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): ornamental name from Polish karas ‘carp’. Americanized spelling of Hungarian Karas 4.

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

Similar surnames: Karas, Karsh, Kardash, Karasik, Larish, Barash, Karch, Kash, Jarosh

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Karash Family Origin

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Karash Family Occupations

What did your Karash ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Karash. 46% of Karash men worked as a Laborer and 40% of Karash women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Karash were Labor and Waitress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Painter
  • Farmer
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Inspector
  • Secretary
  • Waitress

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

Karash Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 973 census records available for the last name Karash. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Karash 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 143 immigration records available for the last name Karash. 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 154 military records available for the last name Karash. For the veterans among your Karash ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Karash Life Expectancy

What is the average Karash lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Karash life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Karash in 1962 was 60, and 88 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Karash 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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