Dagan Family History

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Dagan Name Meaning

Jewish (Israeli and Sephardic): ornamental name or metonymic occupational name from Hebrew dagan ‘cereals’.

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


Similar surnames: Sagan, Dayan, Dahan, Bagan, Organ, Pagan, Hagan, Dragan, Taran, Hasan

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Dagan Family Origin

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Dagan Family Occupations

What did your Dagan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dagan family was Boatman. The most common Dagan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Dagan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dagan.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Boatman

    2%

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

Dagan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Dagan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dagan 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 Dagan

Passenger List

There are 908 immigration records available for the last name Dagan. 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 491 military records available for the last name Dagan. For the veterans among your Dagan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dagan Life Expectancy

What is the average Dagan lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2003, in the United States, Dagan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Dagan in 1953 was 34, and 100 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dagan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dagan 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.

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