Jaegers Family History

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Jaegers Name Meaning

German (Jägers): Lower Rhine variant of Jäger (see Jaeger).

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

Similar surnames: Jaeger, Jager, Yaeger, Jaggers, Agers, Jagels, Wagers, Beevers

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Jaegers Family Origin

Where is the Jaegers family from?

Jaegers Family Occupations

What did your Jaegers ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Lorry Dawer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Jaegers. 34% of Jaegers men worked as a Builders Lorry Dawer and 60% of Jaegers women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Jaegers were Ships Watchman and Press Worker (unemployed)

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Lorry Dawer
  • Colliery Sharh Wasker Surface Heavy Wo
  • Ships Watchman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Nursing Unseitary
  • Press Worker (unemployed)

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

Jaegers Historical Records

What Jaegers family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Jaegers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jaegers 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 151 immigration records available for the last name Jaegers. 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 258 military records available for the last name Jaegers. For the veterans among your Jaegers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jaegers Life Expectancy

What is the average Jaegers lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Jaegers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Jaegers in 1953 was 54, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Jaegers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jaegers 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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