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

What did your Kryger ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Refugee was the top reported job for people in the UK named Kryger.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Refugee

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

Kryger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Kryger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kryger 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 964 immigration records available for the last name Kryger. 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 503 military records available for the last name Kryger. For the veterans among your Kryger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kryger Life Expectancy

What is the average Kryger lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Kryger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Kryger in 1960 was 27, and 81 in 2004.

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