Wageman Family History

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Wageman Name Meaning

German (Wagemann) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): occupational name for an inspector of weights and measures (see Wager).

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

Similar surnames: Wagman, Wagenman, Waxman, Warman, Waldman, Waterman, Wagaman, Lageman

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Wageman Family Origin

Where is the Wageman family from?

Wageman Family Occupations

What did your Wageman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Artist Painting and School Mistress Employing 3 Govs 6 Servants were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wageman. The most common Wageman occupation in the UK was Artist Painting. 50% of Wageman's were Artist Paintings.

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  • Artist Painting

  • School Mistress Employing 3 Govs 6 Servants


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

Wageman Historical Records

What Wageman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Wageman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wageman 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 337 immigration records available for the last name Wageman. 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 413 military records available for the last name Wageman. For the veterans among your Wageman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wageman Life Expectancy

What is the average Wageman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Wageman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Wageman in 1953 was 33, and 52 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wageman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wageman 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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