Zachar Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Zachar Name Meaning

Czech (also Zachar) and Slovak: from the personal name Zachariáš (see Zacharias). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from the personal name Zakhar, the eastern Slavic equivalent of Zacharias.

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


Similar surnames: Zachary, Bachar, Zacher, Zach, Machart, Sacher, Bacher, Bahar, Machan

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with a family member and we'll do the searching for you.

Zachar Family Origin

Where is the Zachar family from?

Zachar Family Occupations

What did your Zachar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Zachar. 23% of Zachar men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Zachar women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Zachar were Porter and New Worker

View Census data for Zachar | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    23%
  • Carpenter
    17%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Porter
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    30%
  • Maid
    30%
  • Laundress
    20%
  • New Worker
    20%

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

Zachar Historical Records

What Zachar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Zachar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zachar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search US census records for Zachar

Passenger List

There are 887 immigration records available for the last name Zachar. 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.

View all Zachar immigration records

Draft Card

There are 799 military records available for the last name Zachar. For the veterans among your Zachar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Zachar military records

You've only scratched the surface of Zachar family history.

Zachar Life Expectancy

What is the average Zachar lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Zachar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Zachar in 1962 was 67, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zachar

Famous Zachar Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name