Brieger Family History

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Brieger Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a place in Silesia called Brieg in German.

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


Similar surnames: Krieger, Bieber, Breuer, Briegel, Grieger, Traeger, Bieler, Praeger

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Brieger Family Origin

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Brieger Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Brieger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Brieger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brieger family was Saloon Keeper. Farmer, Bokerok Manf. and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brieger.

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Bokerok Manf.

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Saloon Keeper

    11%

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Brieger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Brieger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Brieger census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Brieger. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Brieger. For the veterans among your Brieger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Brieger Life Expectancy

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Between 1958 and 2003, in the United States, Brieger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Brieger in 1958 was 48, and 86 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Brieger ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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