Cager Family History

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Cager Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of cages or a jailer, Middle English cager (from Old French cagier), an agent derivative of Cage 2.

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


Similar surnames: Cage, Gager, Cater, Sager, Hager, Ager, Nager, Comer, Hayer, Baker

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Cager Family Origin

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Cager Family Occupations

What did your Cager ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Cager occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Cager's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cager. A less common occupation for the Cager family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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

Cager Historical Records

What Cager family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Cager. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Cager census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Cager

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Cager. 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 Cager. For the veterans among your Cager ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Cager Life Expectancy

What is the average Cager lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Cager life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Cager in 1963 was 74, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cager

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Cager ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Cager Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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