Minge Family History

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Minge Name Meaning

English: variant of Mingy (see Mingee). German: from a pet form of the personal name Meinhardt. German: altered form of French Munier ‘miller’. Norwegian: habitational name from a farm name in Østfold, of obscure etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Linge, Monge, Winge, Ming, Minga, Mange, Inge, Minke, Mingee, Minges

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Minge Family Origin

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Minge Family Occupations

What did your Minge ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Minge. 13% of Minge men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Minge women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Minge were Carpenter and Proprietor

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    13%
  • Farmer
    12%
  • Farm Laborer
    9%
  • Carpenter
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    12%
  • Housewife
    8%
  • Music Teacher
    8%
  • Proprietor
    8%

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

Minge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Minge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Minge 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 364 immigration records available for the last name Minge. 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 610 military records available for the last name Minge. For the veterans among your Minge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Minge Life Expectancy

What is the average Minge lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Minge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Minge in 1959 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

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