Tahir Family History

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Tahir Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic ?tahir ‘pure’, ‘virtuous’.

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

Similar surnames: Rahim, Kabir, Tamer, Zaher, Bashir, Tariq, Sabir, Amir, Nasir, Taheri

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Tahir Family Origin

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Tahir Family Occupations

What did your Tahir ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tahir occupation in the USA was Painter. 100% of Tahir's were Painters.

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  • Painter


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

Tahir Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 455 census records available for the last name Tahir. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tahir 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 581 immigration records available for the last name Tahir. 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 147 military records available for the last name Tahir. For the veterans among your Tahir ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tahir Life Expectancy

What is the average Tahir lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Tahir life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Tahir in 1963 was 60, and 50 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tahir 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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