Haag Name Meaning

German and Dutch: topographic name from Middle High German hac ‘enclosure’, ‘hedge’, Middle Dutch haghe, or a habitational name from any of the many places named with this word. Shortened form of Dutch Van den Haag, a habitational name from The Hague. South German and Swiss German: from the Germanic personal name Hago, a short form of any of the various compound names beginning with hagan ‘enclosure’, ‘protected place’, ‘scrub’. Swedish: probably an ornamental adoption of the German name.

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


Similar surnames: Haar, Haas, Haaf, Raak, Haage, Haan, Waag, Haig, Hagg, Haab

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Haag Family Origin

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Haag Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haag. A less common occupation for the Haag family was Carpenter. The most common Haag occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Haag's were Farmers.

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Haag life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Haag in 1942 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haag

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