Lugar Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English personal name Leugar, Levegar, Old English Leofgar, composed of the elements leof ‘dear’ + gar ‘spear’. Gallician and Spanish: habitational name from any of several places in Galicia called Lugar, from lugar ‘place’ ‘village’, or a topographic name from this word.

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


Similar surnames: Logar, Luger, Edgar, Lubar, Sugar, Lear, Lazar, Lucas, Kumar, Leger

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Lugar Family Origin

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Lugar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lugar. A less common occupation for the Lugar family was Laborer. The most common Lugar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Lugar's were Farmers.

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Lugar Historical Records

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Lugar Life Expectancy

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Between 1960 and 2004, Lugar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lugar in 1960 was 51, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lugar

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