Mensinger Family History

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Mensinger Name Meaning

South German: habitational name from for someone from Mansingen (today called Mansie), near Wederstede in Lower Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Meisinger, Pensinger, Mersinger, Munsinger, Ensinger, Kensinger

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Mensinger Family Origin

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Mensinger Family Occupations

What did your Mensinger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mensinger. 11% of Mensinger men worked as a Farmer and 7% of Mensinger women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mensinger were Miner and Helper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    11%
  • Laborer
    9%
  • Salesman
    6%
  • Miner
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
    7%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Seamstress
    7%
  • Helper
    5%

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

Mensinger Historical Records

What Mensinger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mensinger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mensinger 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 270 immigration records available for the last name Mensinger. 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 531 military records available for the last name Mensinger. For the veterans among your Mensinger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mensinger Life Expectancy

What is the average Mensinger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Mensinger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mensinger in 1963 was 53, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mensinger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mensinger 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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