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Origins of the Agar surname

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About the Agars

We have a total number of 14899 records for people with the last name Agar.

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Where do most Agars live?

In 1921, most Agars lived in Yorkshire.


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Interesting facts about Agars

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 12,200 records for the Agar surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Agars most likely to marry?

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Agars.

What are the most common Agar first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

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Common jobs for Agars

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Agars in 1921
Dressmaker

54

Domestic Servant

35

General Servant Domestic

33

Laundress

28

House Servant

25

Common Male occupations for Agars in 1921
Agricultural Labourer

54

Farmer

52

Coal Miner

44

Tailor

41

Farm Labourer

36

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