Inger Name Meaning

Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): nickname from an inflected form of Yiddish ing ‘young’.

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


Similar surnames: Finger, Ingber, Unger, Singer, Engel, Enger, Binger, Zinger, Weinger

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Inger Family Origin

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Inger Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    13%
  • Lithographer

    13%
  • Barber

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

In 1880, the most common Inger occupation in the USA was Laborer. 13% of Inger's were Laborers. Laborer, Lithographer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Inger. A less common occupation for the Inger family was Blacksmith.

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Inger Historical Records

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Inger Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Inger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Inger in 1960 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Inger

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