Altig Name Meaning

German: probably from a short form (Aldico) of a Germanic personal name composed with alt ‘old’, ‘experienced’.

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


Similar surnames: Attig, Altic, Alig, Aldi, Alix, Alter, Allis, Alt, Albin, Astin

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Altig Family Origin

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Altig Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Florist

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%

In 1880, the most common Altig occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Altig's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Altig family was Keeping House. Farmer and Florist were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Altig.

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Altig Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Altig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Altig in 1962 was 72, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Altig

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