Claggett Family History

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Claggett Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from Claygate in Surrey, named with Old English clæg ‘clay’ + geat ‘gate’, ‘gap’, or from some other similarly named place.

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

Similar surnames: Liggett, Clampitt, Leggett, Hargett, Hassett, Eggett, Doggett

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Claggett Family Origin

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Claggett Family Occupations

What did your Claggett ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Chac Irom were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Claggett. 38% of Claggett men worked as a Farmer and 67% of Claggett women worked as a Chac Irom. Some less common occupations for Americans named Claggett were Farmers Daughter and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Caretaker
  • Farm Laborer
  • Farmers Daughter

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Chac Irom
  • Stenographer

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

Claggett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Claggett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Claggett 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 395 immigration records available for the last name Claggett. 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 Claggett. For the veterans among your Claggett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Claggett Life Expectancy

What is the average Claggett lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Claggett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Claggett in 1957 was 50, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Claggett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Claggett 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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