Emig Name Meaning

German: reduced form of Emmerich.

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


Similar surnames: Emich, Emch, Ermis, Keimig, Emling, Eng, Emigh, Enis, Imig, Alig

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Emig Family Origin

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Emig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Retired Farmer

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Emig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Emig's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Emig. A less common occupation for the Emig family was Retired Farmer.

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Emig Historical Records

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Emig Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Emig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Emig in 1944 was 25, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Emig

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