Drage Family History

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Drage Name Meaning

English: variant of Dredge. German: from a Germanic personal name Trago, or a habitational name from a place named Drage, near Hamburg or in Schleswig-Holstein. Norwegian: variant of Drag, from the dative case.

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

Similar surnames: Drag, Drake, Drass, Krage, Drago, Dagel, Draves, Drape, Grace, Trager

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Drage Family Origin

Where is the Drage family from?

Drage Family Occupations

What did your Drage ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Drage occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 13% of Drage's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Shoemaker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drage. A less common occupation for the Drage family was Baker.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Shoemaker

  • Farmer

  • Baker


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

Drage Historical Records

What Drage family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 27,000 census records available for the last name Drage. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drage census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Drage

Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Drage. 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 Drage. For the veterans among your Drage ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Drage Life Expectancy

What is the average Drage lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Drage life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Drage in 1963 was 83, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drage

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drage 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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