Minga Family History

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Minga Name Meaning

Eastern German: from a Slavic pet form of the Germanic personal name Meinhardt. Greek (Mingas): nickname among Greeks of Aromanian origin, from Aromanian mincu, mingu ‘small child’.

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

Similar surnames: Minge, Ming, Mina, Mega, Mingo, Rings, Monge, Minot, Milia, Mangas

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Minga Family Origin

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Minga Family Occupations

What did your Minga ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Minga. 47% of Minga men worked as a Farmer and 60% of Minga women worked as a Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Minga were Oysterman and Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Helper
  • Oysterman

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Minga Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Minga. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Minga 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 196 immigration records available for the last name Minga. 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 435 military records available for the last name Minga. For the veterans among your Minga ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Minga Life Expectancy

What is the average Minga lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Minga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Minga in 1962 was 69, and 64 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Minga 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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