Felger Family History

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Felger Name Meaning

occupational name for a wheelwright, from an agent derivative of Middle High German velge ‘wooden rim of a wheel’. Compare Felgenhauer. in some cases possibly an occupational name for a plowman, from an agent derivative of Middle High German valgen, velgen ‘to plow’.

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


Similar surnames: Feller, Feger, Felber, Filer, Folger, Ferger, Geiger, Belger, Fuller

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Felger Family Origin

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Felger Family Occupations

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  • Bricklayers Labr

    50%
  • Labourer Plasterer

    50%

In 1881, the most common Felger occupation in the UK was Bricklayers Labr. 50% of Felger's were Bricklayers Labrs. Bricklayers Labr and Labourer Plasterer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Felger.

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Felger Historical Records

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Felger Life Expectancy

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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