Feger Name Meaning

South German: occupational name for an armorer or weapon maker, from an agent derivative of Middle High German fegen ‘to clean or sweep’ or ‘to polish a sword’.

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


Similar surnames: Beger, Heger, Felger, Fieger, Feder, Reger, Feuer, Geiger, Deger

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Feger Family Origin

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Feger Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Farmer

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Tailor

    7%

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In 1880, Carpenter, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feger. The most common Feger occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 7% of Feger's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Feger family was Tailor.

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Feger Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, Feger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Feger in 1955 was 67, and 85 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Feger

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