Shawar Family History

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Shawar Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Haar, Dhawan, Hamar, Sharar, Hagar, Hata, Lazar, Hawk, Hamer, Hager

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Shawar Family Origin

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Shawar Family Occupations

What did your Shawar ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Shawar occupation in the UK was Tailor. 100% of Shawar's were Tailors.

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  • Tailor


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

Shawar Historical Records

What Shawar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 22 census records available for the last name Shawar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Shawar 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 11 immigration records available for the last name Shawar. 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 2 military records available for the last name Shawar. For the veterans among your Shawar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Shawar Life Expectancy

What is the average Shawar lifespan?

Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Shawar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Shawar in 1968 was 55, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Shawar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Shawar 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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