Kryger Family History

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Kryger Name Meaning

Dutch and Danish: occupational name for a soldier, from Middle Dutch criger, German Krieger ‘warrior’. Polish and Jewish (Ashkenazic): Polish spelling of German Krieger ‘soldier’. Polish and Jewish (Ashkenazic): Polish spelling of German Krueger ‘innkeeper’.

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


Similar surnames: Kriger, Kroger, Kyser, Kreger, Kruger, Frager, Trager, Kayser, Creger

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Kryger Family Origin

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Kryger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Carpenter

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Hotel Keeper

    10%

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In 1880, the most common Kryger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Kryger's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kryger. A less common occupation for the Kryger family was Hotel Keeper.

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Kryger Historical Records

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Kryger Life Expectancy

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