Eggers Family History

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Eggers Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from the personal name Eggert (see Eckert). Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Egger 2. English: variant of Edgar.

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


Similar surnames: Egger, Evers, Meggers, Egbers, Eggert, Egbert, Eger, Biggers, Elbers

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Eggers Family Origin

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Eggers Family Occupations

What did your Eggers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eggers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Eggers's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Eggers family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Eggers.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Eggers ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Eggers Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Eggers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eggers 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Eggers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Eggers. For the veterans among your Eggers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eggers Life Expectancy

What is the average Eggers lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Eggers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Eggers in 1948 was 45, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eggers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eggers 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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