Droge Name Meaning

German (Dröge): see Droege. German: from a byname of uncertain derivation, cognate with German Trug- ‘deception’, ‘illusion’ or Old Norse drog ‘load’. Dutch: nickname from Middle Dutch droog ‘dry’, ‘boring’, ‘unfriendly’.

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


Similar surnames: Drake, Droege, Broge, Drone, Grogg, Droste, Voge, Drott, Roger, Wrege

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Droge Family Origin

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Droge Family Occupations

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  • Civil Engineer

    50%
  • Commercial Clerk

    50%

In 1881, Civil Engineer and Commercial Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Droge. The most common Droge occupation in the UK was Civil Engineer. 50% of Droge's were Civil Engineers.

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Droge Historical Records

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Droge Life Expectancy

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Between 1948 and 2004, Droge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Droge in 1948 was 49, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Droge

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