Shirar Family History

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Shirar Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: variant of Shearer.

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

Similar surnames: Shirer, Shira, Shirah, Sharer, Sherer, Shera, Shivar, Sharrar, Sharar

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Shirar Family Origin

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Shirar Family Occupations

What did your Shirar ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Shirar.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer

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

Shirar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Shirar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shirar 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 126 immigration records available for the last name Shirar. 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 265 military records available for the last name Shirar. For the veterans among your Shirar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shirar Life Expectancy

What is the average Shirar lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Shirar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Shirar in 1963 was 77, and 83 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shirar 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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