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Mergen Name Meaning

Dutch: of uncertain origin and meaning, possibly from the older family name Amargant, thought to be an occupational name for a maker of fastenings, from Middle Dutch margant ‘hook’, ‘clasp’.

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


Similar surnames: Morgen, Mergel, Mengel, Bergen, Maren, Berger, Morren, Moren, Merten

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Mergen Family Origin

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Mergen Family Occupations

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  • Farm Laborer

    25%
  • Servant

    25%

In 1881, the most common Mergen occupation in Canada was Farm Laborer. 25% of Mergen's were Farm Laborers. Farm Laborer and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mergen.

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Mergen Historical Records

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Mergen Life Expectancy

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