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Senger Name Meaning

German, Jewish (Ashkenazic), and Dutch: variant of German Sänger, Jewish and Dutch Sanger (see Sanger 1). German: habitational name for someone from Seng in Bavaria.

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


Similar surnames: Sanger, Singer, Saenger, Engel, Wenger, Seeger, Seiger, Seger, Denger

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Senger Family Origin

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Senger Family Occupations

What did your Senger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Senger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Senger's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Senger. A less common occupation for the Senger family was Saloon Keeper.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Saloon Keeper

    5%

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

Senger Historical Records

What Senger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Senger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Senger census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Senger

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Senger. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Senger. For the veterans among your Senger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Senger Life Expectancy

What is the average Senger lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Senger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Senger in 1953 was 51, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Senger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Senger ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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