Drag Family History

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Drag Name Meaning

Polish (Dr{a,}g): from dr{a,}g ‘pole’, ‘rod’, presumably a nickname for a tall thin person. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farms named Drag. The place name is related to Old Norse draga ‘to pull’ and originally denoted a place where boats were pulled along a river or across an isthmus.

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


Similar surnames: Drage, Drab, Dray, Dean, Krag, Dragon, Dragos, Duray, Day, Wray

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Drag Family Origin

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Drag Family Occupations

What did your Drag ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Metal Turner General Cable Machine Manufacturers and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Drag. 50% of Drag men worked as a Metal Turner General Cable Machine Manufacturers and 50% of Drag women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Drag were Tram Driver L P T B and Such Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Metal Turner General Cable Machine Manufacturers
    50%
  • Tram Driver L P T B
    50%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • Hospital Nurse
    17%
  • Ledger Clark Coop Leg
    17%
  • Such Packer
    17%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Drag Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Drag. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drag 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 548 immigration records available for the last name Drag. 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 24,000 military records available for the last name Drag. For the veterans among your Drag ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Drag Life Expectancy

What is the average Drag lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Drag life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Drag in 1949 was 30, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drag

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drag 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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