Pallares Family History

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Pallares Name Meaning

Catalan (Pallarès): regional name for someone from Pallars, a region in the Catalan Pyrenees. Galician: habitational name from a place in Galicia named Pallares, from a derivative of Galician palla ‘straw’.

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


Similar surnames: Pallas, Palla, Valles, Casares, Pollara, Llanes, Palardy, Tabares

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Pallares Family Origin

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Pallares Family Occupations

What did your Pallares ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and House Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Pallares. 43% of Pallares men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Pallares women worked as a House Work. Some less common occupations for Americans named Pallares were Chipper and Manager

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    43%
  • Farmer
    15%
  • Chef
    8%
  • Chipper
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House Work
    50%
  • Dressmaker
    13%
  • Maid
    13%
  • Manager
    13%

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

Pallares Historical Records

What Pallares family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Pallares. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Pallares 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 965 immigration records available for the last name Pallares. 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 128 military records available for the last name Pallares. For the veterans among your Pallares ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Pallares Life Expectancy

What is the average Pallares lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pallares life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Pallares in 1963 was 40, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pallares

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pallares 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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