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Auge Name Meaning

French (Augé): southern variant of Auger. German: nickname for someone with a defect or peculiarity of the eyes, from Middle High German ouge ‘eye’ (modern German Auge). German: variant of Au.

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


Similar surnames: Aue, Aude, Fuge, Ruge, Auger, Aube, Gauger, Aug, Huwe, Waage

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Where is the Auge family from?

You can see how Auge families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Auge family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Auge families were found in Canada in 1911. In 1840 there was 1 Auge family living in Ohio. This was about 50% of all the recorded Auge's in the USA. Ohio and 1 other state had the highest population of Auge families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Auge surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Auge ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Auge. 24% of Auge men worked as a Laborer and 45% of Auge women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Auge were Farmer and Laborer.

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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.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    24%
  • Clerk
    12%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Farmer
    12%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    45%
  • Maid
    34%
  • Laborer
    23%
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Auge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Auge 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 821 immigration records available for the last name Auge. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 894 military records available for the last name Auge. For the veterans among your Auge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Auge lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Auge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Auge in 1959 was 58, and 79 in 2004.

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