Minges Family History

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Minges Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Scottish Menzies, reflecting the traditional Scottish pronunciation of that name. German: variant of Menges 1 or 2.

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


Similar surnames: Manges, Minge, Menges, Mingus, Mines, Minger, Dinges, Ines, Mings

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Minges Family Origin

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Minges Family Occupations

What did your Minges ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Minges. 35% of Minges men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Minges women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Minges were Salesman and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    35%
  • Farming
    11%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Salesman
    7%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    20%
  • Operator
    14%
  • Assonting Bogs
    14%
  • Housekeeper
    14%

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

Minges Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Minges. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Minges 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 425 immigration records available for the last name Minges. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Minges. For the veterans among your Minges ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Minges Life Expectancy

What is the average Minges lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Minges life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Minges in 1955 was 35, and 84 in 2004.

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