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Solar Family History

Solar Name Meaning
Spanish, Catalan, Aragonese, and Asturian-Leonese: topographic name from Latin solarius ‘ancestral home’ (a derivative of solum ‘ground’, ‘floor’), perhaps denoting someone who lived near or at the house of an important family.Galician: habitational name from any of the places named Solar (Lugo, Logroño).Jewish (from Ukraine): occupational name from Ukrainian solyar ‘salt merchant’. Compare Polish Solarz.

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

33,540 Historical Documents with Solar on Ancestry.com
17,347 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,314 Military Records
2,259 Immigration Records
4,793 Census and Voter Lists
7,827 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Solar Families

  • Number of Solar families
     15 - 27
     6 - 14
     1 - 5
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Solar families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Solar last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Solar census records

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Solar Family Origin

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Solar Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Solar

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Solar Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Solar census records

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Solar Civil War Service Records

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