Ploog Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Plog ‘plow’.

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


Similar surnames: Plog, Loos, Loo, Cloos, Kloos, Moog, Hoog, Pool, Shoop, Pong

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Ploog Family Origin

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Ploog Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Cabinet Maker

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ploog. The most common Ploog occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Ploog's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ploog family was Laborer.

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Ploog Historical Records

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Ploog Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Ploog life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Ploog in 1962 was 70, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ploog

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