Zaugg Name Meaning

Swiss German: from an Old High German personal name Zougo, perhaps related in meaning to ziehen ‘to pull’.

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


Similar surnames: Dagg, Hagg, Haug, Zang, Hauge, Zaun, Rauch, Auge, Fagg, Tagg

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Zaugg Family Origin

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Zaugg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Head Miller

    14%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Prospecting For Mineral

    14%

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In 1880, Farmer, Head Miller and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zaugg. The most common Zaugg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Zaugg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Zaugg family was Prospecting For Mineral.

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Zaugg Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Zaugg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Zaugg in 1956 was 27, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Zaugg

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