Wong Name Meaning

Chinese: variant of Wang. Chinese: variant of Huang.

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


Similar surnames: Wang, Hong, Pong, Kwong, Tong, Wing, Kong, Fong, Rong, Ong

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Wong Family Origin

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Wong Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Store Keeper

    5%
  • Cook

    4%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Store Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wong. The most common Wong occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Wong's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Wong family was Cook.

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Wong Historical Records

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Wong Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Wong life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Wong in 1941 was 63, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wong

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