Haag Family History

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Haag Name Meaning

German and Dutch: topographic name from Middle High German hac ‘enclosure’, ‘hedge’, Middle Dutch haghe, or a habitational name from any of the many places named with this word. Shortened form of Dutch Van den Haag, a habitational name from The Hague. South German and Swiss German: from the Germanic personal name Hago, a short form of any of the various compound names beginning with hagan ‘enclosure’, ‘protected place’, ‘scrub’. Swedish: probably an ornamental adoption of the German name.

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

Similar surnames: Haar, Haas, Haaf, Raak, Haage, Haan, Waag, Haig, Hagg, Haab

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Haag Family Origin

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Haag Family Occupations

What did your Haag ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Fish Porter Heavy Work and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Haag. 7% of Haag men worked as a Fish Porter Heavy Work and 60% of Haag women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Haag were Butcher and Cook housemaid

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Fish Porter Heavy Work
  • All Round Pork Butcher
  • Assistant Bottle Dealer Heavy Worker
  • Butcher

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Barmaid
  • Cigar Maker
  • Cook housemaid

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

Haag Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Haag. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Haag 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 8,000 immigration records available for the last name Haag. 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 14,000 military records available for the last name Haag. For the veterans among your Haag ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Haag Life Expectancy

What is the average Haag lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Haag life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Haag in 1942 was 40, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Haag

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Haag 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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