Egert Family History

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Egert Name Meaning

German (Bavaria and Austria): from Middle High German egerte ‘fallow (land)’; a topographic name for someone who lived near land taken out of production, or a status name for someone who owned such a plot of land. German: from the old German personal name Eckhart (see Eckert). Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained; perhaps an adoption of 2.

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


Similar surnames: Eger, Eder, Elgart, Obert, Engert, Ewart, Gent, Ebert, Evert, Deger

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Egert Family Origin

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Egert Family Occupations

What did your Egert ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Confec tobacco and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Egert. 17% of Egert men worked as a Confec tobacco and 50% of Egert women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Egert were Intsihation Account Iron (connhany Accountant Eng and Unp Dom Dut

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Confec tobacco
    17%
  • Elect Soap Makers
    17%
  • Electrical Engineer
    17%
  • Intsihation Account Iron (connhany Accountant Eng
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    50%
  • General Stone Keeper
    17%
  • Housekeeper (paid)
    17%
  • Unp Dom Dut
    17%

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

Egert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Egert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Egert 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 952 immigration records available for the last name Egert. 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 945 military records available for the last name Egert. For the veterans among your Egert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Egert Life Expectancy

What is the average Egert lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Egert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Egert in 1953 was 27, and 81 in 2004.

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