Lagle Name Meaning

variant spelling of German Lägel, metonymic occupational name for a barrel maker, from Lägel ‘small barrel’. (see Legler). Perhaps a respelling of French Laigle, a nickname from the definite article l’ + aigle ‘eagle’ (from Latin aquila).

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


Similar surnames: Eagle, Ragle, Nagle, Lage, Legler, Beagle, Sale, Page, Cale, Yagle

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Lagle Family Origin

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Lagle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    53%
  • Farming

    13%
  • Farm Hand

    7%
  • House Keeper

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Lagle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Lagle's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lagle. A less common occupation for the Lagle family was House Keeper.

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Lagle Historical Records

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Lagle Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, Lagle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Lagle in 1950 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lagle

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