Deng Family History

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Deng Name Meaning

Chinese : from the name of a state that existed during the Xia (2205–1766 bc) and Shang (1766–1122 bc) dynasties. At a much later date, descendants of the state’s rulers took the state name Deng as their surname. This was the family name of Deng Xiaoping (1904–97), effectively ruler of China from 1977 to his death twenty years later.

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

Similar surnames: Meng, Feng, Teng, Weng, Geng, Zeng, Dang, Dong, Tong, Jing

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Deng Family Origin

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Deng Family Occupations

What did your Deng ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Colliery Crane Starter Heavy Worker and Bookkeeper clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Deng. 50% of Deng men worked as a Colliery Crane Starter Heavy Worker and 50% of Deng women worked as a Bookkeeper clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Deng were Timber Sawyer Heavy W and Unpaid Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Colliery Crane Starter Heavy Worker
  • Timber Sawyer Heavy W

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Bookkeeper clerk
  • Unpaid Housewife

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Deng Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1891 UK census records for Deng

Passenger List

There are 674 immigration records available for the last name Deng. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 229 military records available for the last name Deng. For the veterans among your Deng ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Deng Life Expectancy

What is the average Deng lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Deng life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Deng in 1963 was 85, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Deng

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