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Fenger Name Meaning

German: variant of Fanger. Possibly an Americanized form of Polish W{e,}gier, an ethnic name for someone from Hungary.

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


Similar surnames: Fonger, Senger, Enger, Fanger, Ferger, Fenter, Felger, Fenner, Wenger

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Fenger Family Origin

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Fenger Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    23%
  • Boarding

    8%
  • Cashier In Dry Goods Store

    8%
  • Farmer

    8%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fenger family was Farmer. The most common Fenger occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Fenger's were Laborers. Laborer, Boarding and Cashier In Dry Goods Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fenger.

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Fenger Historical Records

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Fenger Life Expectancy

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