Apgar Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; probably Dutch or North German. It could be a habitational name from a village in the Rhineland called Epgert. Early American spellings include Apgard, Ebcher, Aepjer, and Apker. See also Absher.

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List of People with Surname Apgar

Based on our public records, there are a total of 1,757 people with the surname Apgar. Among these people surnamed Apgar, there are approximately 242 distinct names, with an average of 7 people who share the same name. William Apgar, Richard Apgar and James Apgar are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Apgar, with 52, 31 and 30 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that New Jersey has the most people surnamed Apgar, with a total of 371 people, and there are a total of 163 distinct names among these people. Pennsylvania is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Apgar, with a total of 217 people and an average of 116 distinct names.