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Nungesser Family History

Nungesser Name Meaning
apparently a variant spelling of Nonnengasse, from a street name meaning ‘nuns’ lane’.Possibly a variant of Gnugesser, a nickname for a big eater, from g(e)nug ‘enough’ + esser ‘eater’ (from essen ‘to eat’).Alternatively, it may be a habitational name for someone from Nunkas, a place in the Upper Palatinate.

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

23,554 Historical Documents with Nungesser on Ancestry.com
7,158 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
609 Military Records
365 Immigration Records
2,717 Census and Voter Lists
12,705 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Nungesser Families

  • Number of Nungesser families
     14 - 25
     5 - 13
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Nungesser families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Nungesser last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Nungesser Family Origin

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Nungesser Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Nungesser

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Nungesser Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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