Eager Name Meaning

English: variant of Edgar.

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

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Eager Family Origin

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Eager Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1880, the most common Eager occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Eager's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eager. A less common occupation for the Eager family was Carpenter.

Source: Census data for Eager | Data not to scale

Eager Historical Records

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Eager Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Eager life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Eager in 1948 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eager

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