Junge Family History

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Junge Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Jung. Scandinavian: from an Old Danish personal name Odhinkar, composed of the elements Óðinn (the god) + kárr ‘strong’.

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

Similar surnames: Jung, Junger, Bunge, Runge, Bunce, Runde, June, Judge, Ruge, Jerge

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Junge Family Origin

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Junge Family Occupations

What did your Junge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Junge family was Agriculture Warehouse. The most common Junge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Junge's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Junge.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Saloon Keeper

  • Agriculture Warehouse


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

Junge Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Junge Life Expectancy

What is the average Junge lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Junge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Junge in 1954 was 57, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Junge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Junge 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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