Massar Family History

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Massar Name Meaning

French (found mainly in French-speaking Belgium): from a short form of Thomassard, a pet form of the personal name Thomas.

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

Similar surnames: Massart, Vassar, Maser, Massara, Nassar, Manser, Hassan, Lasser

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Massar Family Origin

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Massar Family Occupations

What did your Massar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Massar. The most common Massar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Massar's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Massar family was Wks-Tannery.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Wks-Tannery


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

Massar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Massar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Massar 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 419 immigration records available for the last name Massar. 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 753 military records available for the last name Massar. For the veterans among your Massar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Massar Life Expectancy

What is the average Massar lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Massar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Massar in 1962 was 45, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Massar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Massar 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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