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Magsamen Name Meaning

German: from Middle High German magesame ‘poppy seed’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who milled oil.

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


Similar surnames: Mammen, Ashman, Magan, Mersman, Mager, Marsman, Balsam, Gamel

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Magsamen Family Origin

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Magsamen Family Occupations

What did your Magsamen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Bakery, Boot Leg Crimper and Liquor Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Magsamen. The most common Magsamen occupation in the USA was Bakery. 25% of Magsamen's were Bakerys. A less common occupation for the Magsamen family was Works In Cabinet Shop.

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  • Bakery

    25%
  • Boot Leg Crimper

    25%
  • Liquor Dealer

    25%
  • Works In Cabinet Shop

    25%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Magsamen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Magsamen Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Magsamen Life Expectancy

What is the average Magsamen lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Magsamen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Magsamen in 1966 was 63, and 55 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Magsamen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Magsamen 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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