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Rehagen Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from either of two places called Rehagen, one in Brandenburg, the other in Schleswig-Holstein.

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


Similar surnames: Hagen, Regen, Verhagen, Gruenhagen, Hashagen, Ragen, Heggen, Rehmann

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Where is the Rehagen family from?

You can see how Rehagen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Rehagen family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Rehagen families were found in and the USA in 1880and the USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 21 Rehagen families living in Missouri. This was about 95% of all the recorded Rehagen's in the USA. Missouri had the highest population of Rehagen families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Rehagen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Rehagen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the US named Rehagen. 32% of Rehagen men worked as a Farmer.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    32%
  • Laborer
    32%
  • Salesman
    10%
  • Farming
    10%
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What Rehagen family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 637 census records available for the last name Rehagen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Rehagen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 39 immigration records available for the last name Rehagen. 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 Cards

There are 157 military records available for the last name Rehagen. For the veterans among your Rehagen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Rehagen lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Rehagen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Rehagen in 1956 was 69, and 78 in 2004.

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