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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

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  • Cabinet Maker

    14%
  • Cotton Merchant (Dealer)

    14%
  • Engine Fitter At Works

    14%
  • Laundress

    14%

In 1881, the most common Eggers occupation in the UK was Cabinet Maker. 14% of Eggers's were Cabinet Makers. Cabinet Maker, Cotton Merchant (Dealer) and Engine Fitter At Works were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eggers. A less common occupation for the Eggers family was Laundress.

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Eggers Historical Records

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Eggers Life Expectancy

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