History of your Surname
Get access to Uminger family records.Start a 14-Day Free Trial

Uminger Family History

Uminger Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Minger, Eminger, Minter, Slinger, Ringer, Finger, Manger, Miner

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Uminger family from?

You can see how Uminger families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Uminger family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Uminger families were found in and USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 2 Uminger families living in Connecticut. This was about 67% of all the recorded Uminger's in USA. Connecticut had the highest population of Uminger families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Uminger surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Uminger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, File Clerk was the top reported job for people in the USA named Uminger. 100% of Uminger women worked as a File Clerk. .

View Census Data for Uminger | Data not to scale

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

United States shown, England data unavailable

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • File Clerk
Black & white image of two construction labourers

What Uminger family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 103 census records available for the last name Uminger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Uminger census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Australian census records for Uminger

Passenger Lists

There are 40 immigration records available for the last name Uminger. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Uminger immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 30 military records available for the last name Uminger. For the veterans among your Uminger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Uminger military records

You've only scratched the surface of Uminger family history

Discover More

What is the average Uminger lifespan?

Between 1979 and 2004, in the United States, Uminger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Uminger in 1979 was 87, and 97 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Uminger

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Uminger family tree

Explore Your Tree

Browse profiles of historical people with the Uminger last name

Search for another surname
Enter last name/surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial