Pagenkopf Family History

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Pagenkopf Name Meaning

German: from Low German page ‘horse’ and kopf ‘head’, a nickname and probably an occupational nickname for a horse dealer; or alternatively a habitational or topographic name from a place so named in Pomerania or locations in the Oldenburg region.

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


Similar surnames: Farrenkopf, Page, Sagendorf, Kopf, Hartkopf, Langendorf, Pankow

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Pagenkopf Family Origin

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Pagenkopf Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pagenkopf. A less common occupation for the Pagenkopf family was Carpenter. The most common Pagenkopf occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Pagenkopf's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    6%

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Pagenkopf Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Pagenkopf Life Expectancy

What is the average Pagenkopf lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Pagenkopf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Pagenkopf in 1947 was 29, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pagenkopf

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