Dager Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly a variant spelling of Catalan Daguer, from daguer ‘knife smith’.

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


Similar surnames: Ager, Mager, Damer, Wager, Dagen, Eager, Rager, Sager, Darr, Dauer

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Dager Family Origin

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Dager Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Retired Farmer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Dager occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Dager's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dager. A less common occupation for the Dager family was Retired Farmer.

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Dager Historical Records

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Dager Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Dager life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Dager in 1945 was 30, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dager

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