Greger Family History

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Greger Name Meaning

Polish and eastern German: from a vernacular form of the Latin personal name Gregorius (see Gregory).

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

Similar surnames: Gregor, Grieger, Grever, Rieger, Roeger, Breger, Sieger, Reder, Reker

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Greger Family Origin

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Greger Family Occupations

What did your Greger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Greger family was Laborer. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greger. The most common Greger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Greger's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Greger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Greger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Greger 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Greger. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Greger. For the veterans among your Greger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Greger Life Expectancy

What is the average Greger lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Greger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Greger in 1958 was 65, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Greger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greger 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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