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Where is the Lara family from?
You can see how Lara families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Lara family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Lara families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 5 Lara families living in New York. This was about 71% of all the recorded Lara's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Lara families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Lara surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lara. 43% of Lara men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Lara women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lara were Labor and Housewife.