Emig Family History

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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

What did your Emig ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Emig. 16% of Emig men worked as a Laborer and 15% of Emig women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Emig were Farm Laborer and Secretary

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Housewife
  • Housekeeper
  • Secretary

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

Emig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Emig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Emig 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Emig. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Emig. For the veterans among your Emig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Emig Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

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