Magan Name Meaning

Spanish (Magán): habitational name from Magán, a village in Toledo province. German: from Old High German magan ‘strength’.

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

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Magan Family Origin

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Magan Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Assistant Foreman City Sewarage Department

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Magan. A less common occupation for the Magan family was Assistant Foreman City Sewarage Department. The most common Magan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Magan's were Farmers.

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Magan Historical Records

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Magan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Magan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Magan in 1941 was 52, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Magan

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