Ragona Family History

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Ragona Name Meaning

ethnic name from a reduced form of Aragona ‘Aragon’, now part of Spain but an independent state up to 1479; the surname arrived in Italy in the wake of the Aragonese conquest and domination of southern Italy which began in 1282. habitational name from Aragona in Agrigento province, Sicily.

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

Similar surnames: Sagona, Aragona, Bayona, Rana, Ragusa, Regina, Rapone, Ragon, Aragon

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Ragona Family Origin

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Ragona Family Occupations

What did your Ragona ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Machine Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Ragona. 22% of Ragona men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Ragona women worked as a Machine Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ragona were Automobile Mechanic and Packer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Truck Driver
  • Clerk
  • Automobile Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Machine Operator
  • Office Clerk
  • Operator
  • Packer

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

Ragona Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ragona. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ragona 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 473 immigration records available for the last name Ragona. 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 169 military records available for the last name Ragona. For the veterans among your Ragona ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ragona Life Expectancy

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Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Ragona life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ragona in 1956 was 44, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ragona

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