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Madge Name Meaning

English: from the Middle English female personal name Magge a pet form of either Margery or Margaret (compare Maggard and see Margeson ).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Mange, Mudge, Marie, Gange, Maze, Lage, Masse, Cade, Mabee, Kage

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Where is the Madge family from?

You can see how Madge families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Madge family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Madge families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1911 there were 73 Madge families living in Ontario. This was about 55% of all the recorded Madge's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Madge families in 1911.
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What did your Madge ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Madge. 54% of Madge men worked as a Farmer and 100% of Madge women worked as a Secretary. .

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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.

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Farmer
  • Labourer
  • Machinist
  • Car Repairer

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Secretary
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Census Records

There are 24,000 census records available for the last name Madge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Madge 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Madge. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Madge. For the veterans among your Madge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Madge lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Madge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Madge in 1962 was 62, and 90 in 2003.

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