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Paar Family History

Paar Name Meaning
North German, Dutch, and Belgian: topographic name from Middle Low German par ‘house of a priest’, or a habitational name from any of various minor places named Parre or Perre, for example in Ruiselede or Hillegem in East Flanders or Noordewijk in Antwerp province.

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

28,552 Historical Documents with Paar on Ancestry.com
10,823 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
6,365 Military Records
768 Immigration Records
3,225 Census and Voter Lists
7,371 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Paar Families

  • Number of Paar families
     10 - 17
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Paar families
     4 - 6
     2 - 3
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Paar last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Paar census records

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Paar Family Origin

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Paar Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Paar

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Paar Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Paar census records

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Paar Civil War Service Records

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