Sagen Family History

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Sagen Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of numerous farmsteads so named, from the definite singular form of sag ‘sawmill’.

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


Similar surnames: Hagen, Skagen, Sage, Tangen, Mogen, Salin, Sagan, Sagel, Ragen, Agen

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Sagen Family Origin

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Sagen Family Occupations

What did your Sagen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Sagen family was Minister. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sagen. The most common Sagen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Sagen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Farming

    29%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Minister

    7%

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

Sagen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sagen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sagen 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Sagen. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sagen. For the veterans among your Sagen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sagen Life Expectancy

What is the average Sagen lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Sagen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Sagen in 1960 was 53, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sagen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sagen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Sagen Family

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