Plageman Family History

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Plageman Name Meaning

habitational name for someone from Plau or Plaue in eastern Germany. nickname for an unhappy or unfortunate person, from Middle Low German, Middle High German plage ‘misfortune’, ‘misery’. variant of Plager 1.

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


Similar surnames: Hageman, Lagemann, Hegeman, Tangeman, Lageman, Flaxman, Pleiman

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Plageman Family Origin

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Plageman Family Occupations

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Plageman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Bookkeeper

    8%

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In 1880, Blacksmith, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plageman. A less common occupation for the Plageman family was Bookkeeper. The most common Plageman occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 17% of Plageman's were Blacksmiths.

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Plageman Historical Records

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Plageman Life Expectancy

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