Metgar Family History

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Metgar Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Melgar, Edgar, Detar, Segar, Zegar, Metzgar, Felgar, Eagar, Bear

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Metgar Family Origin

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Metgar Family Occupations

What did your Metgar ancestors do for a living?

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

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Metgar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 144 census records available for the last name Metgar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Metgar 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 1 immigration records available for the last name Metgar. 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 9 military records available for the last name Metgar. For the veterans among your Metgar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Metgar Life Expectancy

What is the average Metgar lifespan?

Average Metgar life expectancy in 1997 was 36 years. This was lower than the general public life expectancy which was 74.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Metgar 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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