Sagan Name Meaning

Polish and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): from Polish sagan ‘kettle’, hence a metonymic occupational name for a maker of pots and pans, or a nickname from the same word in a less clear application. Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from Sagan, a place in Lower Silesia. French (southeastern): nickname for a loud or noisy man, from a dialect word meaning ‘noisy’.

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


Similar surnames: Bagan, Taran, Dagan, Saban, Organ, Kagan, Cagan, Hagan, Fagan, Sava

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Sagan Family Origin

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Sagan Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    50%
  • Joiner

    50%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer and Joiner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Sagan. The most common Sagan occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 50% of Sagan's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Between 1958 and 2004, Sagan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Sagan in 1958 was 57, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sagan

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