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Tanbar Family History

Tanbar Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Tabar, Tanner, Tanzer, Akbar, Tatar, Tauber, Tabak, Tabor, Tankard

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Where is the Tanbar family from?

You can see how Tanbar families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Tanbar family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Tanbar family living in Indiana. This was 100% of all the recorded Tanbar's in the USA. Indiana had the highest population of Tanbar families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Tanbar surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Tanbar ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 44 census records available for the last name Tanbar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tanbar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2 immigration records available for the last name Tanbar. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Tanbar. For the veterans among your Tanbar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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