Wagar Name Meaning

English and German: variant spelling of Wager.

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


Similar surnames: Sagar, Ragar, Wager, Eagar, Agar, Waak, Segar, Agan, Pagan, Baar

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Wagar Family Origin

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Wagar Family Occupations

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  • School

    35%
  • Farmer

    12%
  • Brush Maker

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%

In 1881, the most common Wagar occupation in Canada was School. 35% of Wagar's were Schools. A less common occupation for the Wagar family was Carpenter. School, Farmer and Brush Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wagar.

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Wagar Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Wagar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Wagar in 1943 was 30, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wagar

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