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Bagan Name Meaning

possibly from a place named with bagno ‘marsh’. alternatively a nickname for a destructive person, from baganic ‘to destroy’. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): habitational name from a place called Bagny or Bagno, now in Poland.

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


Similar surnames: Sagan, Baran, Bazan, Balan, Cagan, Kagan, Taran, Bazar, Dagan, Babin

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Bagan Family Origin

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Bagan Family Occupations

What did your Bagan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Liquor Dealer and Religieuse were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bagan. A less common occupation for the Bagan family was Servant. The most common Bagan occupation in Canada was Liquor Dealer. 33% of Bagan's were Liquor Dealers.

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  • Liquor Dealer

    33%
  • Religieuse

    33%
  • Servant

    33%

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Bagan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bagan Life Expectancy

What is the average Bagan lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Bagan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bagan in 1959 was 56, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bagan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bagan 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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