Enge Name Meaning

German: topographic name for someone who lived in a narrow place, such as a valley, from eng ‘narrow’. Norwegian: variant of Eng.

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


Similar surnames: Eng, Ege, Enger, Edge, Ende, Egge, Engen, Engh, Inge, Engel

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Enge Family Origin

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Enge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Commercial Traveler

    10%
  • Common Laborer

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Enge family was Laborer. Farmer, Commercial Traveler and Common Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Enge. The most common Enge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Enge's were Farmers.

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Enge Historical Records

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Enge Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1957 and 2004, Enge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Enge in 1957 was 41, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Enge

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