Georgen Family History

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Georgen Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place called St. Georgen or a patronymic from the personal name Georg (see George).

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


Similar surnames: Georger, George, Gergen, Gerger, Goergen, Georgi, Gerren, Georgia

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Georgen Family Origin

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Georgen Family Occupations

What did your Georgen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Georgen family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Georgen. The most common Georgen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Georgen's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Bookkeeper

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%

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

Georgen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Georgen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Georgen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Georgen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Georgen. 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 Georgen. For the veterans among your Georgen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Georgen Life Expectancy

What is the average Georgen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Georgen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Georgen in 1963 was 91, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Georgen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Georgen 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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