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Persinger Name Meaning

Variant spelling of the Swiss German family name Bersinger, a variant of Pirsing, from a Germanic personal name formed with bero ‘bear’ + the clan suffix -ing(er).

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


Similar surnames: Beringer, Messinger, Pensinger, Deringer, Kessinger, Kesinger

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Persinger Family Origin

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Persinger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Works On Farm

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Persinger family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Persinger. The most common Persinger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Persinger's were Farmers.

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Persinger Historical Records

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Persinger Life Expectancy

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