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Segar Family History

Segar Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Seager. Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements sigi ‘victory’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Seger, Seeger, Sagar, Zegar, Semar, Rega, Sieger, Seda, Sear, Sugar

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Where is the Segar family from?

You can see how Segar families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Segar family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Segar families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 18 Segar families living in New York. This was about 23% of all the recorded Segar's in USA. New York had the highest population of Segar families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Segar surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Segar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Segar. 17% of Segar men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Segar women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Segar were Carpenter and Housekeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Housekeeper
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Census Records

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Segar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Segar census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Segar. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Segar. For the veterans among your Segar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Segar lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Segar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Segar in 1954 was 50, and 69 in 2004.

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