Wares Family History

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Wares Name Meaning

English: variant of Ware 1.

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

Similar surnames: Warnes, Wates, Fares, Ware, Wires, Bares, Wales, Jares, Warf, Arey

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Wares Family Origin

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Wares Family Occupations

What did your Wares ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wares. A less common occupation for the Wares family was Laborer. The most common Wares occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Wares's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Wares Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Wares. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wares 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Wares. 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 Wares. For the veterans among your Wares ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wares Life Expectancy

What is the average Wares lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Wares life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Wares in 1957 was 45, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wares

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wares 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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