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Loga Family History

Loga Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farm in Agder named Loga, from lok ‘shallow pond’. German: perhaps an altered form of Legau, a habitational name from Legau in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Loge, Loza, Logan, Lora, Voge, Logar, Koga, Logo, Look, Cota

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Where is the Loga family from?

You can see how Loga families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Loga family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Loga families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 18 Loga families living in Wisconsin. This was about 40% of all the recorded Loga's in the USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Loga families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Loga surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Loga ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Loga. 44% of Loga men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Loga women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Loga were New Worker and Housekeeper.

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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
    44%
  • Farmer
    19%
  • Salesman
    13%
  • New Worker
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Maid
    34%
  • Clerk
    34%
  • Housekeeper
    34%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Loga. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Loga 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 494 immigration records available for the last name Loga. 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 862 military records available for the last name Loga. For the veterans among your Loga ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Loga lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Loga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Loga in 1962 was 76, and 65 in 2004.

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