Jerge Family History

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Jerge Name Meaning

German: from a dialect form of the personal name Georg (see George).

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

Similar surnames: Jerger, Jerke, Berge, Jorge, Joerg, Serge, Jeske, Ergle, Welge, Bergt

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Jerge Family Origin

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Jerge Family Occupations

What did your Jerge ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Jerge family was Saloon Keeper. The most common Jerge occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Jerge's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Milk Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jerge.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Milk Man

  • Saloon Keeper


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Jerge Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Jerge. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jerge 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 153 immigration records available for the last name Jerge. 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 364 military records available for the last name Jerge. For the veterans among your Jerge ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Jerge Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Jerge life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Jerge in 1963 was 65, and 92 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jerge 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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