Bogar Family History

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Bogar Name Meaning

Variant, especially in French-speaking areas, of Dutch Bogard. Hungarian (Bogár): from bogár ‘bug’, also found as a nickname for someone with dark hair or black eyes. In some cases, possibly from the old Hungarian secular name Bogár.

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

Similar surnames: Bolar, Boyar, Bogart, Bogard, Boger, Hoar, Bar, Bitar, Bonar, Bognar

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Bogar Family Origin

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Bogar Family Occupations

What did your Bogar ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bogar. 28% of Bogar men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Bogar women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bogar were Carpenter and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Maid
  • Housework
  • Laborer

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

Bogar Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Bogar. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bogar 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 660 immigration records available for the last name Bogar. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 777 military records available for the last name Bogar. For the veterans among your Bogar ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bogar Life Expectancy

What is the average Bogar lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Bogar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bogar in 1941 was 37, and 72 in 2004.

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