Egert Name Meaning

German (Bavaria and Austria): from Middle High German egerte ‘fallow (land)’; a topographic name for someone who lived near land taken out of production, or a status name for someone who owned such a plot of land. German: from the old German personal name Eckhart (see Eckert). Jewish (Ashkenazic): unexplained; perhaps an adoption of 2.

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


Similar surnames: Eger, Eder, Elgart, Obert, Engert, Ewart, Gent, Ebert, Evert, Deger

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Egert Family Origin

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Egert Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Cooper

    8%
  • Butcher

    5%
  • Merchant

    5%

In 1880, the most common Egert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Egert's were Farmers. Farmer, Cooper and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Egert. A less common occupation for the Egert family was Merchant.

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Egert Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Egert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Egert in 1953 was 27, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Egert

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