Jung Name Meaning

German: distinguishing epithet, from Middle High German junc ‘young’, for the younger of two bearers of the same personal name, usually a son who bore the same name as his father. Jewish (Ashkenazic): from German jung ‘young’, given to or assumed by people who were young at the time when surname became obligatory. Chinese , , : variant of Rong. Chinese , , : variant of Zhong. Korean: variant of Chong.

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


Similar surnames: Jong, June, Lung, Yung, Dung, Junge, Jing, Zang, Hong, Kung

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Jung Family Origin

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Jung Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Keeps House

    2%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jung. The most common Jung occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Jung's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jung family was Keeps House.

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Jung Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Jung life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Jung in 1944 was 38, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jung

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