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Kolesar Family History

Kolesar Name Meaning
Serbian, Croatian; Slovak (Kolesár): metonymic occupational name for a cartwright, from kolesa ‘two- or four-wheeled cart’, from kolo ‘wheel’.

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

20,063 Historical Documents with Kolesar on Ancestry.com
9,843 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,887 Military Records
1,104 Immigration Records
3,690 Census and Voter Lists
3,539 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Kolesar Families

  • Number of Kolesar families
     22 - 42
     8 - 21
     1 - 7
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Kolesar families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Kolesar last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Kolesar census records

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Kolesar Family Origin

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Kolesar Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Kolesar

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Kolesar Family Occupations

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Military Service by Kolesar

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