Wagers Family History

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Wagers Name Meaning

English and German: variant of Wager.

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

Similar surnames: Agers, Magers, Waters, Wagar, Wager, Mager, Weger, Water, Eggers

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Wagers Family Origin

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Wagers Family Occupations

What did your Wagers ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Wagers. 24% of Wagers men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Wagers women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Wagers were Labor and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Teacher
  • Stenographer
  • Bookkeeper

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

Wagers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Wagers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wagers 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 242 immigration records available for the last name Wagers. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Wagers. For the veterans among your Wagers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wagers Life Expectancy

What is the average Wagers lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Wagers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Wagers in 1951 was 38, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wagers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wagers 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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