Gnagey Family History

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Gnagey Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Swiss German Gnaegi, Gnägi, of uncertain origin. It may be from Middle High German nâhe ‘near’, ‘close’, hence a nickname for a neighbor. In some cases possibly an altered spelling of Hungarian Gnagy.

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


Similar surnames: Gnagy, Giggey, Nagel, Hagey, Nager, Rasey, Gilgen, Eavey, Graney

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Gnagey Family Origin

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Gnagey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Carpenter

    15%
  • Retired Farmer

    15%
  • Farming

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Retired Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gnagey. A less common occupation for the Gnagey family was Farming. The most common Gnagey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Gnagey's were Farmers.

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Gnagey Historical Records

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Gnagey Life Expectancy

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