Kagan Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): one of the many forms of Cohen.

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


Similar surnames: Kagen, Kahan, Kogan, Cagan, Karan, Bagan, Kazan, Kohan, Sagan, Kaman

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Kagan Family Origin

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Kagan Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    33%
  • Cotton Throstle Spinner (CM)

    33%
  • Labourer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Kagan occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 33% of Kagan's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Kagan family was Labourer. Coal Miner and Cotton Throstle Spinner (CM) were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Kagan.

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Kagan Historical Records

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Kagan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Kagan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Kagan in 1952 was 57, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kagan

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