Zachariah Family History

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Zachariah Name Meaning

Indian (Kerala): from the Hebrew personal name zakhar’yah (see Zacharias), found as a personal name among Christians in Kerala (southern India) and in the U.S. used as a last name among families from Kerala.

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


Similar surnames: Zacharias, Cherian, Zacharia, Zachar, Zaharias, Zaccaria, Zakaria

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Zachariah Family Origin

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Zachariah Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    54%
  • Doctress

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Farming

    8%

In 1880, the most common Zachariah occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Zachariah's were Farmers. Farmer, Doctress and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zachariah. A less common occupation for the Zachariah family was Farming.

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Zachariah Historical Records

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Zachariah Life Expectancy

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