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Hageman Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone who lived by an enclosure, from Middle Dutch haghe ‘hedge’, ‘enclosure’ + man ‘man’. Respelling of German Hagemann. Swedish: either of German origin (see Hagemann), or an ornamental or topographic name from Swedish hage ‘enclosed pasture’ + man ‘man’.

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


Similar surnames: Hagemann, Hagman, Hegeman, Hagen, Hackman, Hayman, Hallman, Harman

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Where is the Hageman family from?

You can see how Hageman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hageman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hageman families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 12 Hageman families living in New Jersey. This was about 34% of all the recorded Hageman's in the USA. New Jersey and 1 other state had the highest population of Hageman families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hageman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hageman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hageman. 25% of Hageman men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Hageman women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hageman were Carpenter and Housework.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Laborer
    12%
  • Salesman
    7%
  • Carpenter
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    10%
  • Stenographer
    8%
  • Housekeeper
    8%
  • Housework
    7%
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Census Records

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Hageman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hageman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Hageman. 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 Cards

There are 4,000 military records available for the last name Hageman. For the veterans among your Hageman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hageman lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Hageman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Hageman in 1942 was 61, and 75 in 2004.

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