Weger Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Wäger (see Wager).

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


Similar surnames: Weiger, Seger, Wener, Weier, Wager, Eger, Weyer, Wegner, Beger, Reder

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Weger Family Origin

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Weger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Saloon Keeper

    6%
  • Asst. Supervisor Hosp. For Insane

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Weger family was Asst. Supervisor Hosp. For Insane. The most common Weger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Weger's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Saloon Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Weger.

Source: Census data for Weger | Data not to scale

Weger Historical Records

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Weger Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Weger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Weger in 1947 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Weger

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