Essig Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a maker or seller of wine vinegar, from Middle High German ezzich ‘vinegar’.

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


Similar surnames: Messing, Jessie, Esser, Hassig, Reissig, Haessig, Muessig, Laessig

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Essig Family Origin

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Essig Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Essig occupation in Canada was File Cutter. 100% of Essig's were File Cutters.

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Essig Historical Records

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Essig Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Essig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Essig in 1953 was 33, and 81 in 2004.

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