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Lager Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name from lager ‘laurel’, ‘bay’, a common element of ornamental compound names. Dutch and North German: from the vocabulary word lager ‘highwayman’, ‘bandit’.

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


Similar surnames: Sager, Lage, Fager, Luger, Hager, Mager, Laier, Tager, Jager, Lauer

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Lager Family Origin

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Lager Family Occupations

What did your Lager ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Miner and Clothing Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lager. The most common Lager occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Lager's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lager family was Cooper.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Miner

    4%
  • Clothing Store

    3%
  • Cooper

    3%

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

Lager Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lager. 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 Lager. For the veterans among your Lager ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lager Life Expectancy

What is the average Lager lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Lager life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Lager in 1940 was 62, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lager

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lager 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.

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