Unger Name Meaning

German, Jewish (Ashkenazic), and Slovenian: ethnic name for a Hungarian or a nickname for someone who had trade relations with Hungary, from the ethnic term Unger ‘Hungarian’ (see Ungar).

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


Similar surnames: Ungar, Hunger, Junger, Ungaro, Unser, Inger, Lunger, Enger, Zanger

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Unger Family Origin

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Unger Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    36%
  • Agent Mantle Cloth

    9%
  • Bank Clerk Unemployed

    9%
  • Bootmaker 3 Men 1 Boy Employed

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Unger family was Bootmaker 3 Men 1 Boy Employed. Tailor, Agent Mantle Cloth and Bank Clerk Unemployed were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Unger. The most common Unger occupation in the UK was Tailor. 36% of Unger's were Tailors.

Source: Census data for Unger | Data not to scale

Unger Historical Records

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Unger Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Unger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Unger in 1944 was 60, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Unger

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