Hagy Family History

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Hagy Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Swiss German Hägi, Haegi, Hägy, or Hegi, topographic names or, in the case of Hegi, also a habitational name derived from Middle High German hac ‘briar hedge’ or ‘enclosure (for habitation)’. Compare Hagey and Heagy.

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

Similar surnames: Hay, Hage, Kagy, Heagy, Hagey, Haga, Hege, Hagg, Haaf, Haar

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Hagy Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Hagy name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Hagy. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Italy


  • Norway


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Hagy Family Origin

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Hagy Family Occupations

What did your Hagy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hagy family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hagy. The most common Hagy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Hagy's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Hagy Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Hagy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hagy 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 661 immigration records available for the last name Hagy. 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 Hagy. For the veterans among your Hagy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hagy Life Expectancy

What is the average Hagy lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Hagy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hagy in 1947 was 50, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hagy 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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