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Ponge Family History

Ponge Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Pong, Ponce, Monge, Longe, Ponte, Pone, Tonge, Yonge, Pogge, Poage

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Where is the Ponge family from?

You can see how Ponge families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Ponge family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Ponge families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 8 Ponge families living in Wisconsin. This was about 38% of all the recorded Ponge's in the USA. Wisconsin had the highest population of Ponge families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Ponge surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Ponge ancestors do for a living?

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

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What Ponge family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 250 census records available for the last name Ponge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ponge census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 112 immigration records available for the last name Ponge. 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 Cards

There are 49 military records available for the last name Ponge. For the veterans among your Ponge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Ponge lifespan?

Between 1969 and 2003, in the United States, Ponge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Ponge in 1969 was 47, and 76 in 2003.

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