Dilger Family History

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Dilger Name Meaning

habitational name from any of several places called Dillingen (in Bavaria, near Luxembourg, or in the Saarland) or from Tüllingen near Lörrach in Baden. metronymic from the female personal name Dilg.

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


Similar surnames: Diller, Hilger, Winger, Dillner, Edinger, Hiller, Gilger, Wilger

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Dilger Family Origin

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Dilger Family Occupations

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  • Watch Maker

    23%
  • Clockmaker

    15%
  • Furniture Dealer

    8%
  • Jeweller

    8%

In 1881, the most common Dilger occupation in the UK was Watch Maker. 23% of Dilger's were Watch Makers. A less common occupation for the Dilger family was Jeweller. Watch Maker, Clockmaker and Furniture Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dilger.

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Dilger Historical Records

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Dilger Life Expectancy

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