Zegar Family History

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Zegar Name Meaning

Possibly of English origin, an altered form of Segar, from the Old English personal name S?gar (meaning ‘sea spear’).

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


Similar surnames: Segar, Edgar, Lugar, Gear, Leger, Sugar, Lear, Regan, Semar, Seger

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Zegar Family Origin

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Zegar Family Occupations

What did your Zegar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Student were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Zegar. 38% of Zegar men worked as a Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    38%
  • Butcher
    14%
  • Salesman
    14%
  • Coal Loader
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Student
    100%

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

Zegar Historical Records

What Zegar family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 570 census records available for the last name Zegar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Zegar 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 194 immigration records available for the last name Zegar. 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 153 military records available for the last name Zegar. For the veterans among your Zegar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Zegar Life Expectancy

What is the average Zegar lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Zegar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Zegar in 1951 was 49, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zegar

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Zegar 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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