Sholar Family History

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Sholar Name Meaning

Anglicized spelling of Slovenian Šolar, status name for an educated person or a teacher, someone in charge of a school, from an agent derivative of šola ‘school’.

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


Similar surnames: Smolar, Solar, Scholar, Scholer, Smola, Kolar, Soler, Tolar, Sholty

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Sholar Family Origin

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Sholar Family Occupations

What did your Sholar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sholar. 29% of Sholar men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Sholar women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sholar were Farming and Owner

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    29%
  • Laborer
    29%
  • Owner
    15%
  • Farming
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
    34%
  • New Worker
    14%
  • Operator
    14%
  • Owner
    14%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Sholar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sholar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sholar 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 146 immigration records available for the last name Sholar. 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 951 military records available for the last name Sholar. For the veterans among your Sholar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sholar Life Expectancy

What is the average Sholar lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Sholar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Sholar in 1948 was 47, and 65 in 2004.

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