Kyger Name Meaning

Possibly a respelling of German (Alemannic) Keiger, a nickname from an agent derivative of Middle High German kegen ‘to shuffle’.

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

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Kyger Family Origin

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Kyger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    71%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Physician

    6%
  • Clerk In Dry Goods Store

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kyger family was Clerk In Dry Goods Store. Farmer, Keeping House and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kyger. The most common Kyger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 71% of Kyger's were Farmers.

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Kyger Historical Records

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Kyger Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Kyger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Kyger in 1962 was 64, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kyger

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