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Ladage Family History

Ladage Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. In spite of the French form of the name, early American bearers appear to have been of Dutch or German origin and the name is not found in French records. It may have been a Huguenot importation to the Netherlands and Germany of a French name such as Ladigue, a habitational name from a place named La Digue, examples of which are found in Finistère and Loire-Atlantique, or from a district of Jumièges in Seine-Maritime.

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


Similar surnames: Lage, Lade, Lodge, Lada, Lafave, Ramage, Laake, Savage, Laduke, Lare

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Where is the Ladage family from?

You can see how Ladage families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ladage family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Ladage families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 6 Ladage families living in Quebec. This was about 86% of all the recorded Ladage's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Ladage families in 1911.
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What did your Ladage ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ladage. 50% of Ladage men worked as a Farmer.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Farm Hand
    25%
  • Salesman
    13%
  • Truck Driver
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    100%
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Census Records

There are 879 census records available for the last name Ladage. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ladage census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 293 immigration records available for the last name Ladage. 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 Cards

There are 163 military records available for the last name Ladage. For the veterans among your Ladage ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ladage lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Ladage life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Ladage in 1956 was 49, and 82 in 2004.

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