Hagemeister Family History

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Hagemeister Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German hege ‘hedge’, ‘enclosure’ + meister, mester ‘supervisor’, an occupational name for a person in charge of cultivating and settling new areas, who often became the civil administrator of the settlement.

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

Similar surnames: Hafemeister, Hameister, Hofmeister, Hammermeister, Hagemeyer

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Hagemeister Family Origin

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Hagemeister Family Occupations

What did your Hagemeister ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hagemeister occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Hagemeister's were Farmers. Farmer, Brewer and Brick Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hagemeister. A less common occupation for the Hagemeister family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

  • Brewer

  • Brick Mason

  • Laborer


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Hagemeister Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hagemeister. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hagemeister 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 713 immigration records available for the last name Hagemeister. 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 Hagemeister. For the veterans among your Hagemeister ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hagemeister Life Expectancy

What is the average Hagemeister lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hagemeister life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Hagemeister in 1945 was 54, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hagemeister

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