Scarce Family History

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Scarce Name Meaning

English (Suffolk): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Scearce, Space, Share, Sarge, Searcy, Carte, Searle, Scarr, Scaife

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Scarce Family Origin

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Scarce Family Occupations

What did your Scarce ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Scarce family was Works On Farm. The most common Scarce occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Scarce's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Scarce.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Works On Farm

    6%

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

Scarce Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Scarce. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Scarce 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 Scarce

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Scarce. 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 Scarce. For the veterans among your Scarce ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Scarce Life Expectancy

What is the average Scarce lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Scarce life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Scarce in 1949 was 1, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Scarce

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Scarce 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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