Degeer Family History

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Degeer Name Meaning

Dutch: topographic name for someone living on a triangular piece of land (Dutch geer). Compare English Gore.

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


Similar surnames: Geer, Deller, Leger, Denner, Deger, Deaner, Hegler, Eger, Seger

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Degeer Family Origin

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Degeer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Carpenter

    12%
  • Chesse Maker

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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In 1881, Farmer, Carpenter and Chesse Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Degeer. The most common Degeer occupation in Canada was Farmer. 41% of Degeer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Degeer family was Farm Laborer.

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Degeer Historical Records

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Degeer Life Expectancy

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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