Cogar Name Meaning

English (Cornwall): unexplained. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Koger.

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


Similar surnames: Coger, Coar, Comer, Coor, Roger, Segar, Cota, Cogan, Zegar, Bogar

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Cogar Family Origin

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Cogar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Farm Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Farm Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cogar. A less common occupation for the Cogar family was Laborer. The most common Cogar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Cogar's were Farmers.

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Cogar Historical Records

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Cogar Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2004, Cogar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Cogar in 1943 was 38, and 67 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cogar

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