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Schlimgen Name Meaning

German (Rhineland): nickname for someone with a physical deformity, from Middle Low German slim ‘crooked’, ‘bent’ + -gen, local form of the diminutive suffix -ken.

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


Similar surnames: Schlinger, Schlicker, Schlief, Schimmel, Schiefen, Schwieger

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Schlimgen Family Origin

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Schlimgen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Country Storekeeper & Farmer

    33%

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In 1880, Farmer and Country Storekeeper & Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Schlimgen. The most common Schlimgen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Schlimgen's were Farmers.

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Schlimgen Historical Records

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Schlimgen Life Expectancy

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