Taras Family History

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Taras Name Meaning

Ukrainian and Belorussian: from the personal name Taras (Greek Tarasios ‘native of Taras’, Greek name of the city of Taranto in southern Italy). This name was borne by an 8th-century patriarch of Constantinople, venerated in the Eastern Church.

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


Similar surnames: Karas, Maras, Taran, Kara, Tatar, Maris, Sarah, Caras, Tamas, Mars

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Taras Family Origin

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Taras Family Occupations

What did your Taras ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Taras.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
    100%

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

Taras Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Taras. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Taras 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Taras. 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 544 military records available for the last name Taras. For the veterans among your Taras ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Taras Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Taras life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Taras in 1952 was 70, and 78 in 2004.

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