Magan Name Meaning

Spanish (Magán): habitational name from Magán, a village in Toledo province. German: from Old High German magan ‘strength’.

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


Similar surnames: Pagan, Magana, Magin, Madan, Mangan, Bagan, Maga, Sagan, Magnan, Maia

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Magan Family Origin

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Magan Family Occupations

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  • Iron Ore Miner

    11%
  • Labourer

    11%
  • Stone Mason

    11%
  • Annuitant

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Magan family was Annuitant. Iron Ore Miner, Labourer and Stone Mason were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Magan. The most common Magan occupation in the UK was Iron Ore Miner. 11% of Magan's were Iron Ore Miners.

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Magan Historical Records

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Magan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Magan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Magan in 1941 was 52, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Magan

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