Agle Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from either of two farmsteads in Trøndelag named Agle, the etymology of which is uncertain. Possibly an Americanized form of South German Egle, from a short form of any of various Germanic personal names composed with egin, agin ‘edge (of a sword)’.

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

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Agle Family Origin

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Agle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    16%
  • Dress-Maker

    5%
  • Fancer

    5%

In 1880, the most common Agle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Agle's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Dress-Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Agle. A less common occupation for the Agle family was Fancer.

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Agle Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, Agle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Agle in 1957 was 56, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Agle

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