Figge Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Figg. German: from a short form of a personal name composed with Fried-, as for example Friedrich. In southwestern Germany, a nickname for a tease, from Middle High German vicken ‘to rub or fidget’.

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


Similar surnames: Tagge, Feige, Linge, Giggey, Fieger, Winge, Figg, Nigg, Ringe, Bigge

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Figge Family Origin

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Figge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Tailor

    11%
  • Book Keeper

    4%
  • Brewer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Figge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Figge's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Figge family was Brewer. Farmer, Tailor and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Figge.

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Figge Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Figge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Figge in 1948 was 34, and 66 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Figge

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