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Ringen Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a short form of the Germanic personal names Reingard or Reingoud, based on ragin ‘advice’, ‘counsel’. Norwegian: habitational name from Ringen, a common farm name in southeastern Norway, from Old Norse ringr ‘ring’, ‘circle’ describing a feature of the landscape, such as a lake.

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


Similar surnames: Ringer, Bingen, Ringe, Regen, Lingen, Ringle, Tingen, Ricken, Ringel

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Ringen Family Origin

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Ringen Family Occupations

What did your Ringen ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Grocer

    15%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Grocer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ringen. The most common Ringen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Ringen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ringen family was Dry Goods Merchant.

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Ringen Historical Records

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Ringen Life Expectancy

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