Joerg Name Meaning

German (Jörg): from the personal name Joerg, a German vernacular form of George.

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


Similar surnames: Joerger, Jerge, Goers, Juers, Berg, Jory, Jorn, Gerg, Goergen, Moers

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Joerg Family Origin

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Joerg Family Occupations

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  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Cabinet Maker

    10%
  • Carpenter

    10%
  • Farmer

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Joerg occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 20% of Joerg's were Keeping Houses. A less common occupation for the Joerg family was Farmer. Keeping House, Cabinet Maker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Joerg.

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Joerg Historical Records

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Joerg Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Joerg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Joerg in 1949 was 68, and 68 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Joerg

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