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Strang Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Strong, or possibly, as Black suggests, of Strange. German: topographic name from Middle High German stranc ‘strip of land’, or a habitational name from any of the places so called. German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): metonymic occupational name for a rope maker, from Middle High German stranc, German Strang ‘cord’, ‘rope’.

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


Similar surnames: Streng, Stang, Strahl, Strand, Strong, Spring, Sprang, Sang, String

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Strang Family Origin

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Strang Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Tailor

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Strang. The most common Strang occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Strang's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Strang family was Tailor.

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Strang Historical Records

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Strang Life Expectancy

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