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Magas Name Meaning

Dutch: unexplained. Probably a derivative of the female personal name Marguerite (see Margeson).

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


Similar surnames: Maggs, Maras, Mages, Matas, Mangas, Magel, Rigas, Matias, Mars, Maga

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Magas Family Origin

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Magas Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Magas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Magas's were Farmers. Farmer and Wagon Manufacture were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Magas.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Wagon Manufacture

    33%

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Magas Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Magas Life Expectancy

What is the average Magas lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Magas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Magas in 1956 was 62, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Magas 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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