Lage Name Meaning

Portuguese and Galician: habitational name from any of the several places called Lage in Galicia and Portugal, named with lage, laxe ‘flat rock or slab of stone’, or a topographic name for someone who lived by such a rock. French: habitational name from any of a number of places named L’Age, age being a regional variant of French haie ‘hedge’. Danish: from the personal name Laghi, Old Norse Lage (see Lageson). North German, Dutch, and Danish: habitational name from any of several places named Lage or Laage, all in northern Germany. The name denotes a free, open space between wooded areas.

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


Similar surnames: Loge, Lade, Hage, Lake, Lague, Sage, Lare, Lago, Lane, Page

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Lage Family Origin

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Lage Family Occupations

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  • Cloth Lapper

    25%
  • Gardener

    25%
  • Miller

    25%
  • Railway Clerk

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Lage family was Railway Clerk. The most common Lage occupation in the UK was Cloth Lapper. 25% of Lage's were Cloth Lappers. Cloth Lapper, Gardener and Miller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lage.

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Between 1962 and 2004, Lage life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lage in 1962 was 79, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lage

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