First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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Origin and Meaning of Barger

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Bar"ger
The manager of a barge.

barge +‎ -er

  1. One who barges or shoves.
  2. (obsolete) The manager of a barge.

Notable Persons With the Last Name Barger

Sonny Barger is an author. Sonny was given the name Ralph Hubert Barger on October 8th, 1938 in Modesto, California.


Jorn Barger is a famed somebody. Jorn was born in 1953 in Yellow Springs, Ohio.


David Barger is a former president, ceo of jetblue, president, chief executive officer, and formerpresidentandceoofjetblue. David was given the name David J. Barger in 1958 in Newark, New Jersey.


Charles Denver Barger was an influential human. His military service ended in 1919. Charles was born on June 3rd, 1892 in Mount Vernon, Missouri. He breathed his last breath on November 25th, 1936.


Thomas Barger was a famous human. Thomas was born in 1909. He died in 1986.


Cy Barger was a baseball player. Cy was born on May 18th, 1885 in Jamestown, Kentucky. He died on September 23rd, 1964.


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Popularity of Barger as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Barger U.S.
  White 93.56% 64.26%
  African American 1.61% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.36% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.98% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.49% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Barger

People with the last name Barger are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Barger

  • How Popular is the name Barger? As a last name Barger was the 2,528th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Barger first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Barger is Saturday, May 23rd, 1891.
  • How unique is the name Barger? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Barger. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Barger: Your name in reverse order is Regrab. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eragrb. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Barger? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 14,324 people with the last name Barger.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Barger? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 5 of them will have Barger as their last name.

What Barger's Have Visited This Page?

What does the name Barger mean?

Bis for befriend, it is so easy for you.

Ais for artistic, adding beauty to the world

Ris for romantic, hopelessly so

Gis for genial, a pleasing personality.

Eis for endear, all those you touch.

Ris for refreshing, the sparkling you.

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.