Varga Name Meaning

Hungarian: occupational name from Hungarian varga ‘cobbler’, ‘shoemaker’. It is also found as a Slovenian surname in easternmost Slovenia. Czech and Slovak: nickname for a miserable or complaining person, from vargat ‘lament’, ‘moan’, ‘complain’. Slovak and Ukrainian: descriptive nickname from varga ‘lip’. Compare Polish Warga.

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


Similar surnames: Warga, Kara, Vara, Barta, Para, Vargo, Vargas, Varda, Barba, Mara

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Varga Family Origin

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Varga Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Saddler

    33%
  • Deputy Co. Treasurer

    11%
  • House Keeper

    11%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Varga family was House Keeper. The most common Varga occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Varga's were Farmers. Farmer, Saddler and Deputy Co. Treasurer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Varga.

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Between 1941 and 2004, Varga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Varga in 1941 was 54, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Varga

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