Horger Family History

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Horger Name Meaning

(Württemberg): habitational name from Horgen near Rottweil, or perhaps from either of the places called Horgau, in Swabia and Switzerland. (Bavaria; Hörger): variant of Herger (see Hergert).

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


Similar surnames: Borger, Horner, Horter, Hoster, Dorner, Hinger, Hoeger, Hoger, Horgen

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Horger Family Origin

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Horger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Baker

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Cloak Maker

    6%

In 1880, the most common Horger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Horger's were Farmers. Farmer, Baker and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Horger. A less common occupation for the Horger family was Cloak Maker.

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Horger Historical Records

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Horger Life Expectancy

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