Dagner Family History

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Dagner Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Degener.

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


Similar surnames: Degner, Karner, Rayner, Damer, Darner, Hagner, Wagner, Dager, Deaner

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Dagner Family Origin

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Dagner Family Occupations

What did your Dagner ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dagner. The most common Dagner occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Dagner's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dagner family was Carver.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Carver

    5%

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

Dagner Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dagner Life Expectancy

What is the average Dagner lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dagner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Dagner in 1963 was 74, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dagner

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dagner 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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