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

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  • Fruit Pedler

    33%
  • Retired Farmer

    33%
  • Wagon Maker

    33%

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In 1880, Fruit Pedler and Retired Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Zagar. A less common occupation for the Zagar family was Wagon Maker. The most common Zagar occupation in the USA was Fruit Pedler. 33% of Zagar's were Fruit Pedlers.

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Zagar Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zagar

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