Kares Family History

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Kares Name Meaning

Czech: from Kara or Kára, derivatives of the personal name Karel, Czech form of Charles. German: from a reduced form of the Greek personal name Makarios (see Macario).

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

Similar surnames: Karas, Karen, Bares, Karges, Karis, Karel, Mares, Kara, Gares, Kales

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Kares Family Origin

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Kares Family Occupations

What did your Kares ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Kares. 18% of Kares men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Kares women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Kares were Labor and Seamstress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Proprietor
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Housework
  • Clerk
  • Seamstress

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

Kares Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kares. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kares 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 482 immigration records available for the last name Kares. 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 269 military records available for the last name Kares. For the veterans among your Kares ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kares Life Expectancy

What is the average Kares lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Kares life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Kares in 1953 was 58, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kares 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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