Dager Family History

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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

What did your Dager ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Blacksmith

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Retired Farmer

    4%

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

Dager Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dager. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dager 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 Dager

Passenger List

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

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Dager Life Expectancy

What is the average Dager lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dager

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dager 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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