Dagenhart Family History

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Dagenhart Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Degenhardt.

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


Similar surnames: Degenhart, Dienhart, Degenhardt, Dinehart, Gabehart, Earnhart

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Dagenhart Family Origin

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Dagenhart Family Occupations

What did your Dagenhart ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dagenhart family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dagenhart. The most common Dagenhart occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Dagenhart's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%

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

Dagenhart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dagenhart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dagenhart 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Dagenhart. 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 Dagenhart. For the veterans among your Dagenhart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dagenhart Life Expectancy

What is the average Dagenhart lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Dagenhart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Dagenhart in 1951 was 30, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dagenhart

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dagenhart 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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