Newgard Family History

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Newgard Name Meaning

Americanized form of Scandinavian Nygard, Nygaard, or Nygård (see Nygaard) or of German Neugart, a habitational name from places in Mecklenburg and Brandenburg named Neugarten or from Naugard in Pomerania.

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


Similar surnames: Newmark, Newhard, Newland, Negaard, Newhart, Engard, Nygard, Newark

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Newgard Family Origin

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Newgard Family Occupations

What did your Newgard ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Newgard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Newgard's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Newgard. A less common occupation for the Newgard family was Merchant.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Carpenter

    17%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Merchant

    17%

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

Newgard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Newgard. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Newgard 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 Newgard. 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 Newgard. For the veterans among your Newgard ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Newgard Life Expectancy

What is the average Newgard lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Newgard life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Newgard in 1943 was 64, and 57 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Newgard

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Newgard 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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