Agar Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name, either Egar (see Edgar) or Algar (see Alger). Jewish (Sephardic): variant of Hagar.

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


Similar surnames: Ager, Amar, Agard, Sagar, Nagar, Eagar, Mar, Zegar, Bar, Hoar

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Agar Family Origin

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Agar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeps House

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Agar. A less common occupation for the Agar family was Keeps House. The most common Agar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Agar's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Agar | Data not to scale

Agar Historical Records

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Agar Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Agar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Agar in 1953 was 38, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Agar

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