Eggers Family History

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Eggers Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the personal name Eggert (see Eckert). Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Egger 2. English: variant of Edgar.

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


Similar surnames: Egger, Evers, Meggers, Egbers, Eggert, Egbert, Eger, Biggers, Elbers

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Eggers Family Origin

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Eggers Family Occupations

What did your Eggers ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Artifical Lamb Maker and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Eggers. 5% of Eggers men worked as an Artifical Lamb Maker and 43% of Eggers women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Eggers were Bricklayers Labourer (heavy and Dispenser

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Artifical Lamb Maker
    5%
  • Assis Chef
    5%
  • Bank Watchman
    5%
  • Bricklayers Labourer (heavy
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    43%
  • buttoner
    3%
  • Cook Cafe
    3%
  • Dispenser
    3%

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

Eggers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 36,000 census records available for the last name Eggers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eggers 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Eggers. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Eggers. For the veterans among your Eggers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eggers Life Expectancy

What is the average Eggers lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Eggers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Eggers in 1948 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eggers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eggers 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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