Denig Family History

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Denig Name Meaning

Variant of German Dennig, from a short form of the personal name Anton(ius) (see Anthony).

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

Similar surnames: Deni, Denis, Deniz, Enis, Dein, Denz, Lenig, Leng, Selig, Henig

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Denig Family Origin

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Denig Family Occupations

What did your Denig ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Keeping House, Physician and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Denig. The most common Denig occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 29% of Denig's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Denig family was Brick Mason.

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  • Keeping House

  • Physician

  • At Home

  • Brick Mason


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Denig ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Denig Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Denig. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Denig census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 553 immigration records available for the last name Denig. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Denig. For the veterans among your Denig ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Denig Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Denig life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Denig in 1945 was 35, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Denig ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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