Ege Name Meaning

German: variant of Eck 2. Norwegian: variant of Eike, a habitational name from any of several farms in southwestern Norway, so named from Old Norse eiki ‘oak grove’. Danish: topographic name for someone living near an oak tree, from ek ‘oak’, or a nickname for someone considered to share some of the oak tree’s characteristics, such as reliability and strength.

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


Similar surnames: Egge, Hege, Lage, Eger, Wege, Enge, Boge, Edge, Egert, Boe

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Ege Family Origin

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Ege Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ege family was Laborer. The most common Ege occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Ege's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ege.

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Between 1944 and 2004, Ege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ege in 1944 was 21, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ege

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