Voges Name Meaning

North German: of uncertain origin; possibly a patronymic from Vogt, or alternatively from a short form of Middle High German vogesser, a variant of voche(n)zer, an occupational name for a pastrycook or confectioner.

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


Similar surnames: Voge, Vogel, Vogus, Vogts, Kogel, Bogel, Loges, Vogt, Toles, Hoge

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Voges Family Origin

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Voges Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Shoemaker

    6%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Saloon Keeper

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Voges family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Voges occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Voges's were Farmers. Farmer, Shoemaker and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Voges.

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Voges Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Voges life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Voges in 1948 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Voges

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