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Dwenger Name Meaning

North German: from an agent derivative of Middle Low German dwengen ‘to press or oppress’, probably a nickname for a violent person or a torturer.

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


Similar surnames: Denker, Deger, Swinger, Dengler, Wengel, Dinger, Saenger, Zenger

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Dwenger Family Origin

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Dwenger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    80%
  • Catholic Bishop

    20%

In 1880, Farmer and Catholic Bishop were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dwenger. The most common Dwenger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 80% of Dwenger's were Farmers.

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Dwenger Life Expectancy

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