Menger Family History

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Menger Name Meaning

occupational name for a market trader, Middle High Germanmengære, mangære (from Late Latin mango ‘salesman’, with the addition of the Germanic agent suffix). from the Germanic personal name Meginger, composed of magin ‘might’, ‘force’ + gar , ger ‘spear’.

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


Similar surnames: Manger, Mengel, Minger, Menner, Menges, Monger, Mander, Engel, Meeker

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Menger Family Origin

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Menger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Butcher

    6%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Baker

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Menger. The most common Menger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Menger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Menger family was Baker.

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Menger Historical Records

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Menger Life Expectancy

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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