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Sogge Family History

Sogge Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from either of two farmsteads in central Norway, named in Old Norse as Soðgar, from sjóða ‘to boil or seethe’, with reference to a fast-flowing river.

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

Similar surnames: Voge, Hegge, Rogne, Sorge, Sole, Fogg, Sage, Sonne, Borge, Poggi

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Where is the Sogge family from?

You can see how Sogge families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Sogge family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Sogge families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 5 Sogge families living in Saskatchewan. This was 100% of all the recorded Sogge's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Sogge families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Sogge surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Sogge ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sogge. 49% of Sogge men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Sogge women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sogge were Mechanic and Maid.

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

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Hand
  • Mechanic

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Maid
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Sogge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sogge census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 277 immigration records available for the last name Sogge. 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 Cards

There are 249 military records available for the last name Sogge. For the veterans among your Sogge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Sogge lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sogge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Sogge in 1963 was 87, and 76 in 2004.

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