Denig Name Meaning

Variant of German Dennig, from a short form of the personal name Anton(ius) (see Anthony).

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


Similar surnames: Deni, Denis, Deniz, Enis, Dein, Denz, Lenig, Leng, Selig, Henig

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Denig Family Origin

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Denig Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    29%
  • Physician

    12%
  • At Home

    6%
  • Brick Mason

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Denig occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 29% of Denig's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Denig family was Brick Mason. Keeping House, Physician and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denig.

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Denig Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Denig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Denig in 1945 was 35, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Denig

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