Thuringer Family History

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Thuringer Name Meaning

German: regional name for someone from Thuringen.

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


Similar surnames: Heringer, Turner, Thorner, Budinger, Mehringer, Deringer, Hartinger

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Thuringer Family Origin

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Thuringer Family Occupations

What did your Thuringer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Coal Dealer, Dry Goods Merchant and Keeps Boarders were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thuringer. A less common occupation for the Thuringer family was Steam Boat Hand. The most common Thuringer occupation in the USA was Coal Dealer. 20% of Thuringer's were Coal Dealers.

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  • Coal Dealer

    20%
  • Dry Goods Merchant

    20%
  • Keeps Boarders

    20%
  • Steam Boat Hand

    20%

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

Thuringer Historical Records

What Thuringer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Thuringer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Thuringer 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 Thuringer

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Thuringer. 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 Thuringer. For the veterans among your Thuringer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Thuringer Life Expectancy

What is the average Thuringer lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Thuringer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Thuringer in 1963 was 77, and 89 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thuringer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thuringer 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.

Famous Thuringer Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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