Pagan Name Meaning

Spanish (Pagán): Castilianized spelling of Catalan Pagà, from the Late Latin personal name Paganus, which originally meant ‘dweller in an outlying village’ (see Paine). Spanish: in some cases it may be a topographic name from Catalan pagà ‘heath’, from Latin pagus ‘district’, ‘outlying village’. Northern English and Scottish: probably from the Latin medieval personal name Paganus, the vernacular form of which was Paine (see Paine).

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


Similar surnames: Pagano, Payan, Hagan, Fagan, Organ, Magan, Logan, Panas, Page, Wogan

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Pagan Family Origin

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Pagan Family Occupations

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  • Joiner

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, Joiner, Farmer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pagan. A less common occupation for the Pagan family was Annuitant. The most common Pagan occupation in the UK was Joiner. 5% of Pagan's were Joiners.

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Pagan Historical Records

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Pagan Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Pagan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Pagan in 1948 was 40, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pagan

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