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Ringen Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a short form of the Germanic personal names Reingard or Reingoud, based on ragin ‘advice’, ‘counsel’. Norwegian: habitational name from Ringen, a common farm name in southeastern Norway, from Old Norse ringr ‘ring’, ‘circle’ describing a feature of the landscape, such as a lake.

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


Similar surnames: Ringer, Bingen, Ringe, Regen, Lingen, Ringle, Tingen, Ricken, Ringel

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Ringen Family Origin

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Ringen Family Occupations

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  • Master Lighterman Employing 12 Men

    50%
  • Carpenter Joiner

    25%
  • Clerk

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Ringen family was Clerk. The most common Ringen occupation in the UK was Master Lighterman Employing 12 Men. 50% of Ringen's were Master Lighterman Employing 12 Mens. Master Lighterman Employing 12 Men and Carpenter Joiner were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ringen.

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Ringen Historical Records

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Ringen Life Expectancy

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