Meger Name Meaning

German: nickname from Middle High German mager, meger ‘lean’, ‘thin’. This surname is also found in Poland.

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

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Meger Family Origin

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Meger Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Maker

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

In 1880, the most common Meger occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 17% of Meger's were Cigar Makers. A less common occupation for the Meger family was Laborer. Cigar Maker, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meger.

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Meger Historical Records

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Meger Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1965 and 2004, Meger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Meger in 1965 was 68, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meger

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