Bagge Family History

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Bagge Name Meaning

English: from Middle English bagge ‘bag’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of bags and sacks of various kinds, including wallets and purses. English: from the Germanic personal name Bac(c)o, Bahho (see Bacon 1). Swedish: nickname or soldier’s name from Swedish bagge ‘ram’. Danish: from a personal name of uncertain derivation.

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

Similar surnames: Barge, Bogle, Bugge, Tagge, Gage, Balle, Page, Hagge, Babe, Hegge

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Bagge Family Origin

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Bagge Family Occupations

What did your Bagge ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Bricklayer, Annuitant and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bagge. The most common Bagge occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 14% of Bagge's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Bagge family was Agricultural Labourer.

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  • Bricklayer

  • Annuitant

  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer


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

Bagge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Bagge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bagge 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Bagge. 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 775 military records available for the last name Bagge. For the veterans among your Bagge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bagge Life Expectancy

What is the average Bagge lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bagge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Bagge in 1952 was 39, and 84 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bagge 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.

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