Dagner Family History

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Dagner Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German Degener.

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

Similar surnames: Degner, Karner, Rayner, Damer, Darner, Hagner, Wagner, Dager, Deaner

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Dagner Family Origin

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Dagner Family Occupations

What did your Dagner ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Dagner. 30% of Dagner men worked as a Laborer and 24% of Dagner women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Dagner were Farm Laborer and School Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farming
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Waitress
  • Housekeeper
  • Nurse
  • School Teacher

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

Dagner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Dagner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dagner 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 274 immigration records available for the last name Dagner. 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 399 military records available for the last name Dagner. For the veterans among your Dagner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dagner Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Dagner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Dagner in 1963 was 74, and 89 in 2004.

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