Criger Family History

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Criger Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Dutch and German Krieger.

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

Similar surnames: Crigger, Creger, Kriger, Crider, Craiger, Crigler, Crager, Kreiger

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Criger Family Origin

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Criger Family Occupations

What did your Criger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Criger family was Butcher. The most common Criger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Criger's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Criger.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Farming

  • Butcher


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Criger ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Criger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Criger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Criger 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 168 immigration records available for the last name Criger. 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 788 military records available for the last name Criger. For the veterans among your Criger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Criger Life Expectancy

What is the average Criger lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Criger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Criger in 1942 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Criger 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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