Lagle Family History

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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

What did your Lagle ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Lagle. 21% of Lagle men worked as a Farmer and 12% of Lagle women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lagle were Miner and Saleslady

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Salesman
    9%
  • Miner
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
    12%
  • Housewife
    6%
  • Housework
    6%
  • Saleslady
    6%

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

Lagle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Lagle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lagle 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 165 immigration records available for the last name Lagle. 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 509 military records available for the last name Lagle. For the veterans among your Lagle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lagle Life Expectancy

What is the average Lagle lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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