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Ehwagen Family History

Ehwagen Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Hagen, Haagen, Rehagen, Eagen, Hager, Haren, Ehmann, Wager, Hage

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Where is the Ehwagen family from?

You can see how Ehwagen families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ehwagen family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Ehwagen family living in Oregon. This was 100% of all the recorded Ehwagen's in USA. Oregon had the highest population of Ehwagen families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ehwagen surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ehwagen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, General Work was the top reported job for people in the USA named Ehwagen. 100% of Ehwagen women worked as a General Work. .

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

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Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • General Work
    100%
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Census Records

There are 8 census records available for the last name Ehwagen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ehwagen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Ehwagen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Ehwagen. For the veterans among your Ehwagen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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