Bagan Family History

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Bagan Name Meaning

possibly from a place named with bagno ‘marsh’. alternatively a nickname for a destructive person, from baganic ‘to destroy’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from a place called Bagny or Bagno, now in Poland.

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


Similar surnames: Sagan, Baran, Bazan, Balan, Cagan, Kagan, Taran, Bazar, Dagan, Babin

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Bagan Family Origin

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Bagan Family Occupations

What did your Bagan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bagan family was Farm Work. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bagan. The most common Bagan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Bagan's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Work

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bagan ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bagan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Bagan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bagan census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bagan. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bagan. For the veterans among your Bagan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bagan Life Expectancy

What is the average Bagan lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bagan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bagan in 1959 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

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