Mages Family History

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Mages Name Meaning

German: probably a patronymic from a variant of the personal name Mack.

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

Similar surnames: Mades, Mayes, Manges, Mager, Maves, Manes, Magas, Maggs, Magers

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Mages Family Origin

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Mages Family Occupations

What did your Mages ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mages family was Mineral Water Maker. Bootmaker, Carpenter and Commercial Traveller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mages. The most common Mages occupation in the UK was Bootmaker. 20% of Mages's were Bootmakers.

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  • Bootmaker

  • Carpenter

  • Commercial Traveller

  • Mineral Water Maker


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mages ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mages Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Mages. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mages 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 959 immigration records available for the last name Mages. 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 Mages. For the veterans among your Mages ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mages Life Expectancy

What is the average Mages lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mages life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Mages in 1955 was 76, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mages

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mages 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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