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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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Wagon Manufacture

    33%

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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Between 1956 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Magas

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