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Iara Family History

Iara 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: Bara, Vara, Zara, Kara, Mara, Hara, Fara, Gara, Cara, Tara

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Where is the Iara family from?

You can see how Iara families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Iara family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Iara family living in Delaware. This was about 11% of all the recorded Iara's in USA. Delaware and 8 other states had the highest population of Iara families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Iara surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Iara ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 111 census records available for the last name Iara. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Iara 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 52 immigration records available for the last name Iara. 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 16 military records available for the last name Iara. For the veterans among your Iara ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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