Anger Name Meaning

South German: topographic name from Middle High German anger ‘meadow’, ‘village green’. French and English (of Norman origin): variant of the personal name Angier. French: variant of the habitational name Angers.

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


Similar surnames: Anker, Ranger, Ager, Auger, Sanger, Angier, Manger, Alger, Angel

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Anger Family Origin

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Anger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Tailor

    10%
  • Keeping House

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Anger family was Keeping House. The most common Anger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Anger's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Anger.

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Anger Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, Anger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Anger in 1952 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Anger

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