Voge Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German voge ‘skillful’ or ‘small’, a nickname from either sense. Americanized form of Norwegian Våge, a habitational name from any of thirty or more farmsteads so named, from Old Norse vágr ‘bay’, ‘fjord’, ‘inlet’.

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


Similar surnames: Vogen, Loge, Boge, Hope, Voges, Vogel, Hoge, Bogen, Volle, Sorge

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Voge Family Origin

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Voge Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Agent For Trimings

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Doctor

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Voge family was Doctor. Farmer, Agent For Trimings and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Voge. The most common Voge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Voge's were Farmers.

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Voge Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2004, Voge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Voge in 1958 was 40, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Voge

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