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Airr Family History

Airr Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Aird, Birr, Hairr, Dirr, Barr, Lier, Bird, Taira, Burr, Aro

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Where is the Airr family from?

You can see how Airr families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Airr family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Airr families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Airr family living in Illinois. This was about 50% of all the recorded Airr's in USA. Illinois and 1 other state had the highest population of Airr families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Airr surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Airr ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 17 census records available for the last name Airr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Airr census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 4 immigration records available for the last name Airr. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Airr. For the veterans among your Airr ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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