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Plenge Name Meaning

Nickname from Old High German blanc ‘bright’, ‘white’.From Middle Low German plengen ‘to stir’, ‘bring about strife’, ‘deceive’, hence an unflattering nickname for a troublemaker. German and Danish: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Klinge, Prange, Plugge, Fleege, Leng, Wengel, Lengle, Linge, Krenke

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Plenge Family Origin

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Plenge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Teamster

    50%

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In 1880, Farmer and Teamster were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Plenge. The most common Plenge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Plenge's were Farmers.

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Plenge Life Expectancy

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