Droege Family History

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Droege Name Meaning

North German (Dröge): from Middle Low German droge ‘dry’, probably applied as a topographic name for someone who lived in an area of dry ground.

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

Similar surnames: Droge, Doede, Boege, Drone, Droste, Draeger, Roewe, Rogge, Wrege

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Droege Family Origin

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Droege Family Occupations

What did your Droege ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Code Arthor Compitor and Commercial Traveller were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Droege. 34% of Droege men worked as a Code Arthor Compitor and 17% of Droege women worked as a Commercial Traveller. Some less common occupations for Americans named Droege were Photographic Trad Printer Retired and None

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Code Arthor Compitor
  • Foreign Correspondent Employed
  • Photographic Trad Printer Retired

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Commercial Traveller
  • Dressmaker
  • Housewife
  • None

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Droege Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Droege. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Droege 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 930 immigration records available for the last name Droege. 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 851 military records available for the last name Droege. For the veterans among your Droege ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Droege Life Expectancy

What is the average Droege lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Droege life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Droege in 1950 was 36, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Droege

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Droege 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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