Degener Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Degener Name Meaning

North German: from a Low German variant of an old personal name Degenher (see Degenhardt).

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


Similar surnames: Diener, Derner, Dehner, Deremer, Wegener, Degner, Tegeler, Deger

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Degener Family Origin

Where is the Degener family from?

SHOW MORE

Degener Family Occupations

What did your Degener ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Degener family was Basket Maker. The most common Degener occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Degener's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Degener.

View Census data for Degener | Data not to scale

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    50%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Painter

    9%
  • Basket Maker

    5%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Degener Historical Records

What Degener family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Degener ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Degener

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Degener Life Expectancy

What is the average Degener lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, Degener life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Degener in 1955 was 29, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Degener

SHOW MORE

United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Degener 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.

Famous Degener Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Look up another name