Winge Name Meaning

German: from a short form of any of the Germanic personal names beginning with wini ‘friend’. Belgian (van Wing): habitational name from Sint-Joris-Winge in the Belgian province of Brabant. Belgian: according to Debrabandere, it may also be variant of van (der) Winden, a habitational name from Overwinden or Neerwinden, also in Brabant. Swedish and Danish: ornamental name from vinge ‘wing’.

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

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Winge Family Origin

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Winge Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    27%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Cabinet Mkr.

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%

In 1880, keeping House, Farmer and Cabinet Mkr. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winge. The most common Winge occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 27% of Winge's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Winge family was Farm Laborer.

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Winge Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1959 and 2004, Winge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Winge in 1959 was 49, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Winge

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