Lagana Family History

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Lagana Name Meaning

Southern Italian (Laganà): occupational name for a grower or seller of vegetables, lagana, lacana (from Greek lakhanas). Greek (Laganas): occupational name for a baker, from lagana ‘unleavened bread’, ‘flatbread’.

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


Similar surnames: Sagona, Sagan, Logan, Ragona, Lana, Lamagna, Lamanna, Lalama, Dagan

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Lagana Family Origin

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Lagana Family Occupations

What did your Lagana ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer and Farmer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Lagana. 28% of Lagana men worked as a Labourer and 50% of Lagana women worked as a Farmer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lagana were Cook and Rentier

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
    28%
  • Rentier
    19%
  • Chauffeur
    10%
  • Cook
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    50%
  • Rentier
    50%

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

Lagana Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lagana. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lagana 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lagana. 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 881 military records available for the last name Lagana. For the veterans among your Lagana ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lagana Life Expectancy

What is the average Lagana lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Lagana life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Lagana in 1957 was 50, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lagana

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lagana 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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