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 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Newgard. 34% of Newgard men worked as a Farmer and 28% of Newgard women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Newgard were Salesman and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    34%
  • Farm Laborer
    16%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Salesman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    28%
  • Nurse
    19%
  • Saleslady
    19%
  • Housekeeper
    19%

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

Newgard Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 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 279 immigration records available for the last name Newgard. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 451 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.

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