The surname Makar was first found in Berwickshire where they held a family seat from early times and their first records appeared on the census rolls taken by the ancient Kings of Scotland to determine the rate of taxation of their subjects.
Important Dates for the Makar family
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Migration of the Makar family to Ireland
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Migration of the Makar family
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Alexander Mack who settled in Virginia in 1720; Alexander, Ann-Margaret, and Felt, Mack settled in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1729; Henry Mack settled in Boston Massachusetts in 1651..
Contemporary Notables of the name Makar (post 1700)
Charles A. Makar, American Republican politician, Mayor of Nanticoke, Pennsylvania, 1960