Lange Name Meaning

German and Scandinavian: variant of Lang. French (L’Ange): nickname from ange ‘angel’, with the definite article l’.

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


Similar surnames: Range, Langa, Langer, Lang, Linge, Lage, Langel, Ange, Lance, Long

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Lange Family Origin

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Lange Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, the most common Lange occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Lange's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lange. A less common occupation for the Lange family was Carpenter.

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Lange Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Lange life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lange in 1942 was 40, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lange

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