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Wagdin Family History

Wagdin 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: Wasdin, Warden, Wiggin, Landin, Wagnon, Agin, Weldin, Waldie, Bardin

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Where is the Wagdin family from?

You can see how Wagdin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Wagdin family name was found in the UK in 1891. In 1891 there were 24 Wagdin families living in London. This was about 71% of all the recorded Wagdin's in United Kingdom. London had the highest population of Wagdin families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Wagdin surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Wagdin ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Wagdin. 80% of Wagdin women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    80%
  • Packer Bird Sted
    20%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Wagdin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wagdin 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 46 immigration records available for the last name Wagdin. 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 11 military records available for the last name Wagdin. For the veterans among your Wagdin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Wagdin lifespan?

Between 1988 and 2001, in the United States, Wagdin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Wagdin in 1988 was 90, and 96 in 2001.

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