Sorge Name Meaning

German and Dutch: nickname for a careworn individual or for a guardian or caregiver, from Middle High German, Middle Low German sorge, Middle Dutch zorghe ‘care’, ‘concern’, ‘worry’, ‘anxiety’. German: habitational name from any of several places named Sorge or Sorga. Italian (Sicily): dialectal variant of Sorce.

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


Similar surnames: Sorg, Voge, Berge, Sole, Sorgen, Sorger, Borge, Horne, Hoge, Sogge

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Sorge Family Origin

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Sorge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Cabinet Maker

    8%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

In 1880, the most common Sorge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Sorge's were Farmers. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sorge. A less common occupation for the Sorge family was Laborer.

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Sorge Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Sorge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Sorge in 1948 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sorge

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