Haga Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads in southern Norway, so named from Old Norse haga, dative case of hagi ‘enclosure’. This surname is also established in Sweden. Japanese: written with characters meaning ‘fragrant’ and ‘congratulations’, the name is found mostly in northeastern Japan and is probably taken from a place in Shimotsuke (now Tochigi prefecture) by that name.

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


Similar surnames: Hage, Hagg, Hada, Higa, Hara, Hata, Hoga, Hain, Hall, Aga

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Haga Family Origin

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Haga Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Keeping House

    14%
  • Farm Hand

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Haga occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Haga's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Haga. A less common occupation for the Haga family was Farm Laborer.

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Between 1955 and 2004, Haga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Haga in 1955 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haga

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