Nungesser Family History

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Nungesser Name Meaning

apparently a variant spelling of Nonnengasse, from a street name meaning ‘nuns’ lane’. Possibly a variant of Gnugesser, a nickname for a big eater, from g(e)nug ‘enough’ + esser ‘eater’ (from essen ‘to eat’). Alternatively, it may be a habitational name for someone from Nunkas, a place in the Upper Palatinate.

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


Similar surnames: Nesser, Engesser, Burgener, Nungester, Angerer, Jesser, Presser

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Nungesser Family Origin

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Nungesser Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Agent For R. R. Co.

    3%

In 1880, the most common Nungesser occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Nungesser's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nungesser family was Agent For R. R. Co.. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nungesser.

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Nungesser Historical Records

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