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Winger Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name Winegar, composed of the elements wine ‘friend’ + gar ‘spear’. German: habitational name from any of several places in Alsace (now part of France) named Wingen. Swedish: ornamental name from ving(e) ‘wing’ + the agentive suffix -er.

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


Similar surnames: Ringer, Winge, Winter, Widger, Winder, Winzer, Minger, Finger, Wilger

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Winger Family Origin

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Winger Family Occupations

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  • Agri Labourer

    13%
  • Bricklayer

    13%
  • Butcher (Master)

    13%
  • Farm Bailiff of 800 Acres Employing 8 Men & 1 Boy

    13%

In 1881, Agri Labourer, Bricklayer and Butcher (Master) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winger. The most common Winger occupation in the UK was Agri Labourer. 13% of Winger's were Agri Labourers. A less common occupation for the Winger family was Farm Bailiff of 800 Acres Employing 8 Men & 1 Boy.

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Winger Historical Records

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Winger Life Expectancy

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