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Hagey Family History

Hagey Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Hage, reflecting its pronunciation as two syllables in German, or an altered spelling of Swiss German Hägi or its variant Hegi, see Hagy.

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


Similar surnames: Hagy, Hagee, Hagen, Hage, Haney, Kagey, Magley, Hager, Rabey, Eavey

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Where is the Hagey family from?

You can see how Hagey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hagey family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Hagey families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 8 Hagey families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 44% of all the recorded Hagey's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Hagey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hagey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hagey ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hagey. 24% of Hagey men worked as a Laborer and 18% of Hagey women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hagey were Carpenter and Stenographer. .

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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

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Farmer
    19%
  • Salesman
    11%
  • Carpenter
    8%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
    18%
  • Clerk
    15%
  • Saleslady
    15%
  • Stenographer
    11%
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Hagey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hagey 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 286 immigration records available for the last name Hagey. 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 829 military records available for the last name Hagey. For the veterans among your Hagey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hagey lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hagey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Hagey in 1956 was 57, and 64 in 2004.

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