Minges Family History

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Minges Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Scottish Menzies, reflecting the traditional Scottish pronunciation of that name. German: variant of Menges 1 or 2.

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


Similar surnames: Manges, Minge, Menges, Mingus, Mines, Minger, Dinges, Ines, Mings

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Minges Family Origin

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Minges Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Bag Cutter

    2%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Minges. A less common occupation for the Minges family was Bag Cutter. The most common Minges occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Minges's were Farmers.

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Minges Historical Records

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Minges Life Expectancy

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