Lares Family History

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Lares Name Meaning

Spanish: probably a topographic name from Estremadura, from the plural of lar ‘farm’. Compare Larez.

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


Similar surnames: Ares, Laris, Bares, Lare, Mares, Sales, Paret, Lage, Larez, Kares

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Lares Family Origin

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Lares Family Occupations

What did your Lares ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lares. 45% of Lares men worked as a Laborer and 37% of Lares women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lares were Labor and School Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    45%
  • Farmer
    14%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Labor
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    37%
  • Cotton Picker
    28%
  • Housewife
    19%
  • School Teacher
    19%

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

Lares Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lares. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lares 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 Lares. 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 679 military records available for the last name Lares. For the veterans among your Lares ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lares Life Expectancy

What is the average Lares lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Lares life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Lares in 1946 was 43, and 79 in 2004.

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