Lare Family History

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Lare Name Meaning

Dutch and Belgian (van Lare): habitational name from a common place name, Laar (places in North Brabant, Limburg, Gelderland, Utrecht, and Overijssel, and the Belgian province of Liège), meaning ‘woodland clearing’, ‘marshy land’, or a topographic name with the same meaning.

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

Similar surnames: Lage, Lake, Mare, Lade, Ware, Clare, Lore, Hare, Lary, Lara

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Lare Family Origin

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Lare Family Occupations

What did your Lare ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lare. 21% of Lare men worked as a Farmer and 15% of Lare women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lare were Truck Driver and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Laundress

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Lare Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Lare. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lare 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lare. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Lare. For the veterans among your Lare ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lare Life Expectancy

What is the average Lare lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Lare life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Lare in 1960 was 53, and 76 in 2004.

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