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Origins of the Lenger surname

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About the Lengers

We have a total number of 141 records for people with the last name Lenger.

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Where do most Lengers live?

In 1921, most Lengers lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Lengers

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 66 records for the Lenger surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Lengers most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Lenger first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Anna
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Lengers

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Lengers in 1921


Cigar Maker


Cook Domestic


Domestic Servant


General Servant


Common Male occupations for Lengers in 1921
Farm Labourer


General Farmers








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