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

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Miner

    4%
  • Clothing Store

    3%
  • Cooper

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lager family was Cooper. 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.

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Lager Historical Records

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Lager Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1940 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lager

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