Deng Name Meaning

Chinese : from the name of a state that existed during the Xia (2205–1766 bc) and Shang (1766–1122 bc) dynasties. At a much later date, descendants of the state’s rulers took the state name Deng as their surname. This was the family name of Deng Xiaoping (1904–97), effectively ruler of China from 1977 to his death twenty years later.

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


Similar surnames: Meng, Feng, Teng, Weng, Geng, Zeng, Dang, Dong, Tong, Jing

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Deng Family Origin

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Deng Family Occupations

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  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    33%
  • Cooper

    33%
  • Stone Cutter

    33%

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In 1880, Boot & Shoe Maker and Cooper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Deng. The most common Deng occupation in the USA was Boot & Shoe Maker. 33% of Deng's were Boot & Shoe Makers. A less common occupation for the Deng family was Stone Cutter.

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Deng Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, Deng life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Deng in 1963 was 85, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deng

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