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Jagger Name Meaning

English (West Yorkshire): occupational name from Middle English jagger ‘carter’, ‘peddler’, an agent derivative of Middle English jag ‘pack’, ‘load’ (of unknown origin). All or most present-day bearers of this surname are probably members of a single family, which originally came from Staniland in the parish of Halifax. During the 16th century it spread through the Calder valley, and from there to other parts of England.

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


Similar surnames: Jaeger, Badger, Jaggers, Gager, Alger, Wagner, Ranger, Manger, Saeger

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Jagger Family Origin

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Jagger Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    2%
  • Worsted Weaver

    2%
  • Cotton Warp Dresser

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Worsted Weaver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jagger. The most common Jagger occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Jagger's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Jagger family was Cotton Warp Dresser.

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Jagger Life Expectancy

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