Pagan Family History

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Pagan Name Meaning

Spanish (Pagán): Castilianized spelling of Catalan Pagà, from the Late Latin personal name Paganus, which originally meant ‘dweller in an outlying village’ (see Paine). Spanish: in some cases it may be a topographic name from Catalan pagà ‘heath’, from Latin pagus ‘district’, ‘outlying village’. Northern English and Scottish: probably from the Latin medieval personal name Paganus, the vernacular form of which was Paine (see Paine).

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


Similar surnames: Pagano, Payan, Hagan, Fagan, Organ, Magan, Logan, Panas, Page, Wogan

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Pagan Family Origin

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Pagan Family Occupations

What did your Pagan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pagan. The most common Pagan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Pagan's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Pagan family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Pagan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pagan Life Expectancy

What is the average Pagan lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Pagan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pagan in 1948 was 40, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pagan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Pagan 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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