Maggs Name Meaning

English (chiefly Somerset and Wiltshire): metronymic from the medieval female personal name Mag(ge), a pet form of Margaret (see Margeson).

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


Similar surnames: Meggs, Maggi, Magas, Maris, Mabus, Tagge, Mares, Maras, Manos, Mars

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Maggs Family Origin

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Maggs Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Coal Miner and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maggs. The most common Maggs occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Maggs's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Maggs family was Laborer.

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Maggs Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Maggs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Maggs in 1957 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maggs

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