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Degner Family History

Degner Name Meaning
North German: variant of Degener.

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

32,051 Historical Documents with Degner on Ancestry.com
10,409 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,764 Military Records
784 Immigration Records
6,422 Census and Voter Lists
12,672 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Degner Families

  • Number of Degner families
     24 - 46
     9 - 23
     1 - 8
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Degner families
     5 - 8
     2 - 4
     1
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Degner last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Degner census records

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Degner Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Degner families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Degner Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Degner families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Degner

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Degner Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Degner census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Degner ancestors, such as occupation.

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Degner Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

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