Zagar Family History

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Zagar Name Meaning

Slovenian and northern Croatian (Žagar): occupational name for a sawyer, from an agent derivative of žaga ‘saw’.

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

Similar surnames: Nagar, Safar, Gager, Zanger, Lazar, Haar, Magar, Zager, Zalar, Najar

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Zagar Family Origin

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Zagar Family Occupations

What did your Zagar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Zagar. 17% of Zagar men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Zagar women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Zagar were New Worker and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Miner
  • Farmer
  • New Worker

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • New Worker
  • Packer
  • Housekeeper

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

Zagar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Zagar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zagar 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Zagar. 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 Zagar. For the veterans among your Zagar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zagar Life Expectancy

What is the average Zagar lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Zagar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Zagar in 1950 was 45, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zagar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zagar 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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