Karge Family History

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Karge Name Meaning

German (also found in Poland): variant of Karg 1.

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

Similar surnames: Karger, Karre, Karle, Sarge, Auge, Karg, Kage, Karges, Kari, Sorge

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Karge Family Origin

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Karge Family Occupations

What did your Karge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Karge occupation in the USA was Moulder. 17% of Karge's were Moulders. A less common occupation for the Karge family was Keep House. Moulder, Farming and Hostler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karge.

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  • Moulder

  • Farming

  • Hostler

  • Keep House


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

Karge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Karge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Karge 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 604 immigration records available for the last name Karge. 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 Karge. For the veterans among your Karge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Karge Life Expectancy

What is the average Karge lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Karge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Karge in 1947 was 50, and 98 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Karge

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Karge 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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