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Fagg Name Meaning

English (Kent): of uncertain origin. Reaney suggests that it may be a metonymic occupational name for a fish seller or a baker, from Middle English fagge, Old English facg, which denoted a kind of flatfish, and perhaps also a flat loaf. Another Middle English word fagge apparently denoted a fault in the weave of a piece of cloth.

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


Similar surnames: Dagg, Fogg, Figg, Wagg, Kage, Tagg, Stagg, Cage, Flagg, Fare

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Fagg Family Origin

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Fagg Family Occupations

What did your Fagg ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Laborour, Harness Maker and Milliner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fagg. The most common Fagg occupation in Canada was Laborour. 33% of Fagg's were Laborours. A less common occupation for the Fagg family was Stav Maker.

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  • Laborour

    33%
  • Harness Maker

    17%
  • Milliner

    17%
  • Stav Maker

    17%

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Fagg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fagg Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Fagg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Fagg in 1944 was 36, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fagg 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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