Bruegger Family History

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Bruegger Name Meaning

North German (Brügger): occupational name for a bridge keeper, paver, or road builder, Middle Low German brügger. Compare Brueggemann.

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


Similar surnames: Brugger, Brueckner, Krueger, Bruer, Brueggen, Rueger, Brucker, Breuer

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Bruegger Family Origin

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Bruegger Family Occupations

What did your Bruegger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bruegger. 12% of Bruegger men worked as a Farmer and 18% of Bruegger women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bruegger were Accountant and Beauty Operator

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    12%
  • Laborer
    7%
  • Farm
    6%
  • Accountant
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
    18%
  • Stenographer
    11%
  • Artist
    4%
  • Beauty Operator
    4%

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

Bruegger Historical Records

What Bruegger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bruegger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bruegger 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 193 immigration records available for the last name Bruegger. 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 245 military records available for the last name Bruegger. For the veterans among your Bruegger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bruegger Life Expectancy

What is the average Bruegger lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bruegger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Bruegger in 1962 was 74, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bruegger

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