Agar Family History

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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

What did your Agar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Agar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Agar's were Farmers. 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.

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeps House

    5%

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

Agar Historical Records

What Agar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Agar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Agar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Agar

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Agar. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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

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Agar Life Expectancy

What is the average Agar lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Agar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Agar ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Agar Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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