Dague Name Meaning

French: from Old French dague ‘dagger’, applied as a nickname for someone who carried a dagger or possibly a metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of daggers.

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


Similar surnames: Dagg, Dame, Dace, Gage, Page, Lague, Dade, Larue, Lage, Gagne

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Dague Family Origin

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Dague Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Day Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dague. The most common Dague occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Dague's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dague family was Keeping House.

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Dague Historical Records

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Dague Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, Dague life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Dague in 1945 was 35, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dague

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