Junghans Family History

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Junghans Name Meaning

German: distinguishing name (a compound of Middle High German junc ‘young’ + the personal name Hans) for the younger of two bearers of the same personal name, often a son who bore the same name as his father. Compare Jung, Junger.

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


Similar surnames: Jungmann, Burhans, Jungels, Jungles, Langhans, Jurgens, Monahan, Gans

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Junghans Family Origin

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Junghans Family Occupations

What did your Junghans ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Junghans family was Salesman. The most common Junghans occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 33% of Junghans's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker, Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Junghans.

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  • Cabinet Maker

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Salesman

    17%

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

Junghans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Junghans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Junghans 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 Junghans. 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 Junghans. For the veterans among your Junghans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Junghans Life Expectancy

What is the average Junghans lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Junghans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Junghans in 1944 was 24, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Junghans

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Junghans 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.

Famous Junghans Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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