Egge Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, from Old Norse egg ‘ridge’, ‘edge’. German: variant of Eck.

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

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Egge Family Origin

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Egge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Moulder

    9%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Moulder and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Egge. The most common Egge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Egge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Egge family was Keeping House.

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Egge Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Egge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Egge in 1953 was 54, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Egge

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