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Draeger Name Meaning

North German (also Dräger) and Dutch: occupational name, from Middle Low German dreger, drager, Middle Dutch drager ‘porter’, ‘carrier’; sometimes ‘guarantor’, ‘negotiator’. North German, occupational name for a wood turner, Middle Low German dreyer, dreger.

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


Similar surnames: Praeger, Pranger, Trager, Jaeger, Frager, Drayer, Troeger, Dreher

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Draeger Family Origin

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Draeger Family Occupations

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  • Bankers Clerk

    50%
  • Retired Tailor

    50%

In 1881, Bankers Clerk and Retired Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Draeger. The most common Draeger occupation in the UK was Bankers Clerk. 50% of Draeger's were Bankers Clerks.

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Draeger Historical Records

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Draeger Life Expectancy

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