Kagy Family History

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Kagy Name Meaning

Americanized form of the South German and Swiss surname Kägi, a topographic name from Gehegi, from Middle High German gehage ‘hedge’, ‘fence’ (see Kage).

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


Similar surnames: Kage, Hagy, Kaegi, Kagey, Kay, Keagy, Kamm, Page, Kamp, Wagy

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Kagy Family Origin

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Kagy Family Occupations

What did your Kagy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kagy family was At Home. The most common Kagy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Kagy's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kagy.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • At Home

    3%

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

Kagy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Kagy Life Expectancy

What is the average Kagy lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Kagy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kagy in 1963 was 57, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kagy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kagy 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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