Paar Family History

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Paar Name Meaning

North German, Dutch, and Belgian: topographic name from Middle Low German par ‘house of a priest’, or a habitational name from any of various minor places named Parre or Perre, for example in Ruiselede or Hillegem in East Flanders or Noordewijk in Antwerp province.

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

Similar surnames: Haar, Parr, Gaar, Baar, Saar, Palm, Pear, Raak, Bahr, Laas

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Paar Family Origin

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Paar Family Occupations

What did your Paar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Paar family was Baker. Farmer, Keeping House and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Paar. The most common Paar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Paar's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Tailor

  • Baker


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

Paar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Paar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Paar 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 836 immigration records available for the last name Paar. 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 6,000 military records available for the last name Paar. For the veterans among your Paar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Paar Life Expectancy

What is the average Paar lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Paar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Paar in 1962 was 71, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Paar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Paar 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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