Dagley Family History

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Dagley Name Meaning

English: habitational name from an unidentified place, most probably in the West Midlands, where the surname is concentrated today. Americanized spelling of German Dägele (see Dagle) or Degele, from a short form of any of several Germanic personal names formed with Old High German diot ‘people’, ‘nation’.

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


Similar surnames: Dagle, Bagley, Magley, Fagley, Wagley, Darley, Cagley, Marley, Hagley

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Dagley Family Origin

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Dagley Family Occupations

What did your Dagley ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dagley family was Labourer. The most common Dagley occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 8% of Dagley's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dagley.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Farm Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%

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

Dagley Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Dagley Life Expectancy

What is the average Dagley lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Dagley life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Dagley in 1950 was 20, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dagley

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dagley 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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