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

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Drage Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    13%
  • Shoemaker

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Baker

    2%

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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Drage Historical Records

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Drage Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, 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.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drage

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