Tovar Family History

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Tovar Name Meaning

Spanish: variant of Tobar.

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


Similar surnames: Tobar, Tolar, Toal, Kover, Bomar, Comar, Vivar, Tolan, Rozar, Bonar

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Tovar Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Tovar name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Tovar. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South

    36%

  • Spain

    17%

  • England & Wales

    13%

  • Portugal

    7%

  • Ireland & Scotland

    6%

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Tovar Family Origin

Where is the Tovar family from?

Tovar Family Occupations

What did your Tovar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tovar occupation in the USA was Sheep Raiser. 50% of Tovar's were Sheep Raisers. Sheep Raiser and Teamster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tovar.

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  • Sheep Raiser

    50%
  • Teamster

    50%

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

Tovar Historical Records

What Tovar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Tovar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tovar 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 7,000 immigration records available for the last name Tovar. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tovar. For the veterans among your Tovar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tovar Life Expectancy

What is the average Tovar lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Tovar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Tovar in 1949 was 41, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tovar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tovar 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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