Madara Family History

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Madara Name Meaning

Southern Italian: topographic name from medieval Greek madara, feminine of madaros ‘bald’, in Ancient Greek also ‘humid’, ‘wet’, or from a byname, Madaras, from the same word with the suffix -as.

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

Similar surnames: Malara, Madera, Fanara, Favara, Madaras, Zadra, Maura, Magaro, Basara

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Madara Family Origin

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Madara Family Occupations

What did your Madara ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Madara. A less common occupation for the Madara family was Keeping House. The most common Madara occupation in the USA was Laborer. 16% of Madara's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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

Madara Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Madara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Madara 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 231 immigration records available for the last name Madara. 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 Madara. For the veterans among your Madara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Madara Life Expectancy

What is the average Madara lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Madara life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Madara in 1962 was 79, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Madara

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Madara 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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