Maga Name Meaning

Polish: from Middle High German mage ‘blood relative’ (literally ‘belly’). Possibly also a Polish nickname from a derivative of the dialect word magac ‘to wave’. Romanian (Maga): from Hungarian mag ‘seed’.

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


Similar surnames: Miga, Moga, Mega, Mak, Maza, Magan, Magda, Magar, Varga, Lapa

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Maga Family Origin

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Maga Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    40%
  • House Keeper

    20%
  • Huckster

    20%
  • Retail Grocery

    20%

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In 1880, Keeping House, House Keeper and Huckster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maga. A less common occupation for the Maga family was Retail Grocery. The most common Maga occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 40% of Maga's were Keeping Houses.

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Maga Historical Records

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Maga Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Maga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Maga in 1963 was 65, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maga

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