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Plagge Name Meaning

North German: from a term meaning ‘sod’, ‘peat’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a peat cutter or a topographic name for someone who lived by a peat bog.

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


Similar surnames: Prigge, Place, Lage, Plate, Page, Palange, Lague, Bagge, Prange

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Plagge Family Origin

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Plagge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Merchant

    14%
  • Bag Maker

    7%
  • Farming

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Plagge family was Farming. The most common Plagge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Plagge's were Farmers. Farmer, Merchant and Bag Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plagge.

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Plagge Historical Records

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Plagge Life Expectancy

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