Tesar Name Meaning

Czech (Tesar) and Slovak (tesár): occupational name meaning ‘carpenter’.

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


Similar surnames: Husar, Lesar, Tatar, Tesler, Tokar, Tester, Keser, Dewar, Zegar, Test

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Tesar Family Origin

Where is the Tesar family from?

SHOW MORE

Tesar Family Occupations

What did your Tesar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tesar. A less common occupation for the Tesar family was Segar Maker. The most common Tesar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Tesar's were Farmers.

View Census data for Tesar | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Segar Maker

    17%

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

Tesar Historical Records

What Tesar family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Tesar ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Tesar

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Tesar Life Expectancy

What is the average Tesar lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, Tesar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Tesar in 1950 was 51, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tesar

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tesar 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.

Famous Tesar Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Look up another name