Tingen Family History

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Tingen Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Düngen, from a short form of the personal name Anton(ius) (see Anthony).

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

Similar surnames: Ringen, Lingen, Tippen, Winge, Tieken, Linge, Tannen, Tingey, Tigges

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Tingen Family Origin

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Tingen Family Occupations

What did your Tingen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tingen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 78% of Tingen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Tingen family was Farm Laborer. Farmer and Drayman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tingen.

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  • Farmer

  • Drayman

  • Farm Laborer


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

Tingen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Tingen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tingen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 110 immigration records available for the last name Tingen. 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 936 military records available for the last name Tingen. For the veterans among your Tingen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tingen Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Tingen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Tingen in 1955 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tingen 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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