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Lagle Name Meaning

variant spelling of German Lägel, metonymic occupational name for a barrel maker, from Lägel ‘small barrel’. (see Legler). Perhaps a respelling of French Laigle, a nickname from the definite article l’ + aigle ‘eagle’ (from Latin aquila).

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


Similar surnames: Eagle, Ragle, Nagle, Lage, Legler, Beagle, Sale, Page, Cale, Yagle

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Lagle Family Origin

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Lagle Family Occupations

What did your Lagle ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lagle. The most common Lagle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Lagle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lagle family was House Keeper.

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Farm Hand

    7%
  • House Keeper

    7%

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

Lagle Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Lagle Life Expectancy

What is the average Lagle lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Lagle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lagle in 1950 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lagle 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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