Bingen Family History

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Bingen Name Meaning

Jewish (western Ashkenazic): habitational name from Bingen in the Rhineland, Germany. Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead so named with Old Norse bingr ‘cow stall’, ‘field’, ‘small farm’.

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

Similar surnames: Binger, Lingen, Ringen, Bing, Bogen, Vangen, Linge, Bergen, Tangen

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Bingen Family Origin

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Bingen Family Occupations

What did your Bingen ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bingen. 14% of Bingen men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Bingen women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bingen were Salesman and House Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Operator
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Seamstress
  • Floor Lady
  • Helper
  • House Worker

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

Bingen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bingen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bingen 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 375 immigration records available for the last name Bingen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

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

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Bingen Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bingen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bingen in 1962 was 74, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bingen 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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