Enge Family History

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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

What did your Enge ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Commercial Traveler

    10%
  • Common Laborer

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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Enge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Enge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Enge 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Enge. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Enge. For the veterans among your Enge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Enge Life Expectancy

What is the average Enge lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Enge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Enge ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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