Karges Family History

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Karges Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Karges, a derivative of Zacharias, or a pet form of Makarios (see Macario).

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


Similar surnames: Kares, Gares, Karger, Armes, Garges, Carles, Wargel, Harmes, Barnes

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Karges Family Origin

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Karges Family Occupations

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  • Cabinet Maker

    18%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Merchant

    12%
  • Butcher

    6%

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In 1880, Cabinet Maker, Farmer and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Karges. The most common Karges occupation in the USA was Cabinet Maker. 18% of Karges's were Cabinet Makers. A less common occupation for the Karges family was Butcher.

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Karges Historical Records

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Karges Life Expectancy

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