Jergens Family History

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Jergens Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: patronymic from a vernacular form of the personal name Georg (see George), or from Latvian Jirgens, of the same etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Jurgens, Mergens, Mertens, Jerge, Jerger, Gergen, Deren, Eggers

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Jergens Family Origin

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Jergens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Gardener

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, the most common Jergens occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Jergens's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Jergens family was Farming. Farmer, Gardener and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jergens.

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Jergens Historical Records

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Jergens Life Expectancy

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