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Strong Name Meaning

English: from Middle English strong, strang ‘strong’, generally a nickname for a strong man but perhaps sometimes applied ironically to a weakling. French: translation of Trahand, a metonymic occupational name for a silkworker who drew out the thread from the cocoons (see Trahan). Translation of Ashkenazic Jewish Stark.

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


Similar surnames: Streng, Strang, String, Stang, Trone, Tong, Sprung, Strom, Sprong

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Strong Family Origin

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Strong Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Strong family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strong. The most common Strong occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Strong's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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Strong Historical Records

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Strong Life Expectancy

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Between 1943 and 2004, Strong life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Strong in 1943 was 32, and 72 in 2004.

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