Maggs Name Meaning

English (chiefly Somerset and Wiltshire): metronymic from the medieval female personal name Mag(ge), a pet form of Margaret (see Margeson).

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


Similar surnames: Meggs, Maggi, Magas, Maris, Mabus, Tagge, Mares, Maras, Manos, Mars

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Maggs Family Origin

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Maggs Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    29%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Marble Cutter

    14%
  • Marble Man

    14%

In 1881, the most common Maggs occupation in Canada was Labourer. 29% of Maggs's were Labourers. Labourer, Carpenter and Marble Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maggs. A less common occupation for the Maggs family was Marble Man.

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Maggs Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Maggs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Maggs in 1957 was 46, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maggs

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