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

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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

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Cager Historical Records

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Cager Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Cager

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