Aga Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from either of two farms so named in Hordaland; of uncertain derivation. Turkish: see Agha.

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

Similar surnames: Haga, Anda, Agha, Agar, Ann, Pla, Sawa, Lage, Oda, Raya

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Aga Family Origin

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Aga Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Aga occupation in the UK was Boot Closer. 100% of Aga's were Boot Closers.

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  • Boot Closer


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Aga Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Aga. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Aga 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 868 immigration records available for the last name Aga. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 342 military records available for the last name Aga. For the veterans among your Aga ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Aga Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Aga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Aga in 1958 was 47, and 43 in 2004.

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