Bogar Name Meaning

Variant, especially in French-speaking areas, of Dutch Bogard. Hungarian (Bogár): from bogár ‘bug’, also found as a nickname for someone with dark hair or black eyes. In some cases, possibly from the old Hungarian secular name Bogár.

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


Similar surnames: Bolar, Boyar, Bogart, Bogard, Boger, Hoar, Bar, Bitar, Bonar, Bognar

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Bogar Family Origin

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Bogar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Bogar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Bogar's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bogar. A less common occupation for the Bogar family was Keeping House.

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Bogar Life Expectancy

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Between 1941 and 2004, Bogar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bogar in 1941 was 37, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bogar

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