Delara Family History

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Delara Name Meaning

Variant, with the preposition de, of the Spanish or French habitational name Lara.

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

Similar surnames: Demara, Lara, Demarr, Delano, Demark, Delair, Demary, Delamar, Delane

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Delara Family Origin

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Delara Family Occupations

What did your Delara ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Delara occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Delara's were Farmers. Farmer, Fruit Stand and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Delara. A less common occupation for the Delara family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Fruit Stand

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Delara Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Delara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Delara 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 309 immigration records available for the last name Delara. 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 275 military records available for the last name Delara. For the veterans among your Delara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Delara Life Expectancy

What is the average Delara lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Delara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Delara in 1957 was 47, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Delara 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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