Dagenais Family History

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Dagenais Name Meaning

French: regional name, with the preposition d(e), for someone from the region named for the city of Agen (see Dagen).

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


Similar surnames: Donais, Danis, Dages, Demarais, Magnano, Demain, Dennis, Duenas

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Dagenais Family Origin

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Dagenais Family Occupations

What did your Dagenais ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, laborer, Carriage Ptr. and Doctor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dagenais. The most common Dagenais occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Dagenais's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Dagenais family was Dry Goods Store Clerk.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Carriage Ptr.

    17%
  • Doctor

    17%
  • Dry Goods Store Clerk

    17%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Dagenais Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dagenais Life Expectancy

What is the average Dagenais lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Dagenais life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Dagenais in 1945 was 43, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dagenais

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dagenais 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 Dagenais Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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