Yunger Family History

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Yunger Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German and Jewish Junger ‘young man’.

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


Similar surnames: Junger, Younger, Yunker, Yinger, Lunger, Yaeger, Unger, Yung, Younker

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Yunger Family Origin

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Yunger Family Occupations

What did your Yunger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Yunger family was Baker. Farmer, Tailor and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yunger. The most common Yunger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Yunger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Tailor

    17%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Baker

    4%

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

Yunger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Yunger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Yunger 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Yunger. 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 Yunger. For the veterans among your Yunger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Yunger Life Expectancy

What is the average Yunger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Yunger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Yunger in 1963 was 64, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yunger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Yunger 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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