Garger Family History

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Garger Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Garge near Lüneburg, a place name that is probably of Slavic origin. variant of Karger (see Karg).

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


Similar surnames: Karger, Garner, Garber, Larger, Gerger, Gager, Ranger, Galler, Gorges

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Garger Family Origin

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Garger Family Occupations

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  • Clerk In Store

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Sewing

    20%

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In 1880, the most common Garger occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 20% of Garger's were Clerk In Stores. A less common occupation for the Garger family was Sewing. Clerk In Store, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garger.

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Garger Historical Records

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Garger Life Expectancy

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