Edger Family History

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Edger Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Edgar.

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


Similar surnames: Eger, Eager, Egger, Edgar, Ledger, Adger, Hedger, Eggers, Seger

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Edger Family Origin

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Edger Family Occupations

What did your Edger ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Edger occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 6% of Edger's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Edger family was Cabinet Maker. Coal Miner, Farmer and Bank Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Edger.

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  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Bank Clerk

    4%
  • Cabinet Maker

    4%

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

Edger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Edger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Edger census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Edger

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Edger. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Edger. For the veterans among your Edger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Edger Life Expectancy

What is the average Edger lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Edger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Edger in 1961 was 56, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Edger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Edger 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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