Kagen Family History

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Kagen Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): one of the many forms of Cohen.

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


Similar surnames: Kagan, Kamen, Koen, Kogen, Hagen, Kain, Kohen, Kugel, Faden, Bogen

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Kagen Family Origin

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Kagen Family Occupations

What did your Kagen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer and Farmlabor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kagen. The most common Kagen occupation in the USA was Laborer. 60% of Kagen's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Kagen family was Miner.

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  • Laborer

    60%
  • Farmlabor

    20%
  • Miner

    20%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Kagen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Kagen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Kagen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kagen 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Kagen. 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 Kagen. For the veterans among your Kagen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kagen Life Expectancy

What is the average Kagen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Kagen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Kagen in 1956 was 56, and 96 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kagen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kagen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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