Phair Family History

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Phair Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant spelling of Fair.

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

Similar surnames: Plair, Hair, Haig, Pharr, Peairs, Hairr, Haire, Hait, Shain, Haim

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Phair Family Origin

Where is the Phair family from?

Phair Family Occupations

What did your Phair ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Phair occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Phair's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Phair family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Phair.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Book Keeper

  • Laborer


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

Phair Historical Records

What Phair family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Phair. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Phair census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Phair

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Phair. 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 Phair. For the veterans among your Phair ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Phair Life Expectancy

What is the average Phair lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Phair life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Phair in 1951 was 41, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Phair

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Phair 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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