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Streng Name Meaning

German: variant of Strang 2. German: from Middle High German, Middle Low German strenge ‘strong’, ‘brave’; ‘hard’, ‘pitiless’, hence a nickname for a strong or tough person. Dutch: metonymic occupational name for a rope maker, from Middle Dutch strenc, stringe ‘rope’, ‘cord’. Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname from German streng ‘strict’, ‘severe’.

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


Similar surnames: Strang, Strenge, Strong, Spring, String, Stang, Strenger, Streit

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Streng Family Origin

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Streng Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Junk Dealer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, the most common Streng occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Streng's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Junk Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Streng. A less common occupation for the Streng family was Keeping House.

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Streng Historical Records

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Streng Life Expectancy

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