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Alagna Family History

Alagna Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from Alagna Lomellina in Pavia province and Alagna Valsesia in Vercelli province, both named for their connection with the ancient Alani.

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


Similar surnames: Adragna, Aldana, Laguna, Azcona, Lara, Vigna, Alfano, Aga, Haga

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Where is the Alagna family from?

You can see how Alagna families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Alagna family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1880 and 1920. The most Alagna families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Alagna families living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Alagna's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Alagna families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Alagna surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Alagna ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Alagna. 20% of Alagna men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Alagna women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Alagna were Machine Operator and Typist. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    20%
  • New Worker
    14%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Machine Operator
    9%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Operator
    30%
  • Clerk
    21%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Typist
    9%
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Census Records

There are 869 census records available for the last name Alagna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Alagna census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 757 immigration records available for the last name Alagna. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 294 military records available for the last name Alagna. For the veterans among your Alagna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Alagna lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Alagna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Alagna in 1959 was 36, and 77 in 2004.

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