Ilgen Name Meaning

patronymic from Ilg. habitational name from a place so named in Bavaria, southwest of Munich.

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


Similar surnames: Gilgen, Glen, Olsen, Lingen, Hagen, Filzen, Willen, Alden, Bingen

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Ilgen Family Origin

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Ilgen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • General Merchant

    11%
  • General Store

    11%
  • Harness Maker

    11%

In 1880, the most common Ilgen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Ilgen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ilgen family was Harness Maker. Farmer, General Merchant and General Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ilgen.

Source: Census data for Ilgen | Data not to scale

Ilgen Historical Records

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Ilgen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1961 and 2004, Ilgen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Ilgen in 1961 was 66, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ilgen

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