Dare Family History

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Dare Name Meaning

English: variant of Dear.

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


Similar surnames: Darr, Sare, Dane, Dawe, Fare, Darke, Daye, Oare, Care, Ware

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Dare Family Origin

Where is the Dare family from?

Dare Family Occupations

What did your Dare ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dare. The most common Dare occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Dare's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dare family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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

Dare Historical Records

What Dare family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dare. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dare census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Dare

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dare. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Dare. For the veterans among your Dare ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dare Life Expectancy

What is the average Dare lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Dare life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1950. The average life expectancy for Dare in 1950 was 81, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dare

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dare 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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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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