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Larger Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone living near a larch tree or a stand of larches, from Middle High German larche ‘larch’.

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


Similar surnames: Karger, Lauper, Garger, Laufer, Zaiger, Gauger, Lader, Ranger, Harer

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Larger Family Origin

Where is the Larger family from?

Larger Family Occupations

What did your Larger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Larger occupation in the USA was Barber. 10% of Larger's were Barbers. Barber, Butcher and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Larger. A less common occupation for the Larger family was Iron Moulder.

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  • Barber

    10%
  • Butcher

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Iron Moulder

    10%

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

Larger Historical Records

What Larger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Larger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Larger 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 Larger

Passenger List

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

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Larger Life Expectancy

What is the average Larger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Larger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Larger in 1963 was 71, and 99 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Larger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Larger 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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