Gamage Family History

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Gamage Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from any of various places in France called Gamaches (see Gamache).

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

Similar surnames: Gange, Gamache, Ramage, Talmage, Garate, Savage, Ladage, Palace

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Gamage Family Origin

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Gamage Family Occupations

What did your Gamage ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Fisherman and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gamage. The most common Gamage occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Gamage's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gamage family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Fisherman

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Gamage Historical Records

What Gamage family records will you find?

Census Record

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

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Gamage Life Expectancy

What is the average Gamage lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Gamage life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Gamage in 1955 was 49, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gamage

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gamage 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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