Meggers Family History

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Meggers Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the Low German Megger, a variant of Meyer ‘tenant farmer’, ‘steward’, or ‘headman’.

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

Similar surnames: Eggers, Egger, Meyers, Riggers, Meiers, Biggers, Seegers, Egbers

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Meggers Family Origin

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Meggers Family Occupations

What did your Meggers ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Meggers occupation in the UK was Rigger(S). 100% of Meggers's were Rigger(S)s.

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  • Rigger(S)


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Meggers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Meggers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meggers 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 422 immigration records available for the last name Meggers. 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 195 military records available for the last name Meggers. For the veterans among your Meggers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meggers Life Expectancy

What is the average Meggers lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Meggers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Meggers in 1963 was 69, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meggers 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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