Magana Family History

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Magana Name Meaning

Spanish (Magaña): habitational name from either of the villages named Magaña, in Soria and Córdoba provinces.

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

Similar surnames: Magan, Malara, Majano, Macina, Magin, Ragona, Sagona, Lagana, Mangano

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Magana Family Origin

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Magana Family Occupations

What did your Magana ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Magana. 31% of Magana men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Magana women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Magana were Truck Driver and Laborer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
  • Maid
  • Seamstress
  • Laborer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Magana Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Magana. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Magana 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Magana. 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 Magana. For the veterans among your Magana ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Magana Life Expectancy

What is the average Magana lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Magana life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Magana in 1946 was 40, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Magana

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Magana 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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