Zachar Family History

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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

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Zachar Family Origin

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Zachar Family Occupations

What did your Zachar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Zachar family was Laborer. Farming and Farms were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Zachar. The most common Zachar occupation in the USA was Farming. 33% of Zachar's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

  • Farms

  • Laborer


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

Zachar Historical Records

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zachar 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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