Rang Name Meaning

variant of Range. topographic name for someone who lived by a bend or slope in a thoroughfare, from rang ‘bend’. from a short form of a Germanic personal name based on rang, rank ‘curved’, ‘bending’; ‘slender’.

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

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Rang Family Origin

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Rang Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Bar Keeper

    3%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rang. The most common Rang occupation in the USA was Laborer. 19% of Rang's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Rang family was Bar Keeper.

Source: Census data for Rang | Data not to scale

Rang Historical Records

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Rang Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Rang life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Rang in 1956 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rang

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