Sagar Family History

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Sagar Name Meaning

Indian (Panjab, Gujarat): Hindu and Sikh name from Sanskrit sagara ‘ocean’. English: variant of Seager.

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

Similar surnames: Segar, Nagar, Sager, Magar, Agar, Kakar, Sugar, Wagar, Seger, Eagar

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Sagar Family Origin

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Sagar Family Occupations

What did your Sagar ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sagar family was Gardner. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sagar. The most common Sagar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Sagar's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Gardner


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

Sagar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 26,000 census records available for the last name Sagar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sagar 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Sagar. 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 Sagar. For the veterans among your Sagar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sagar Life Expectancy

What is the average Sagar lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Sagar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sagar in 1949 was 54, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sagar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sagar 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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