Sarkar Family History

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Sarkar Name Meaning

Indian (Bengal) and Bangladeshi: Hindu name found in several communities, from a title based on Persian sarkar ‘chief’, ‘superintendent’, ‘lord’.

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

Similar surnames: Sarwar, Kakar, Shankar, Sattar, Saran, Sagar, Parmar, Sachar, Sarna

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Sarkar Family Origin

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Sarkar Family Occupations

What did your Sarkar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farm Laborer was the top reported job for people in the US named Sarkar.

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer

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

Sarkar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 374 census records available for the last name Sarkar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sarkar 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 524 immigration records available for the last name Sarkar. 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 69 military records available for the last name Sarkar. For the veterans among your Sarkar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sarkar Life Expectancy

What is the average Sarkar lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Sarkar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Sarkar in 1968 was 84, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sarkar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sarkar 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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