Metgger Family History

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Metgger Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Egger, Metzger, Hegger, Bettger, Peter, Berger, Setter, Letcher

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Metgger Family Origin

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Metgger Family Occupations

What did your Metgger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Metgger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Metgger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Metgger family was Grocery Keeper. Farmer, Book Binder and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Metgger.

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  • Farmer

  • Book Binder

  • Butcher

  • Grocery Keeper


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

Metgger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 306 census records available for the last name Metgger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Metgger 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 39 immigration records available for the last name Metgger. 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 20 military records available for the last name Metgger. For the veterans among your Metgger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Metgger Life Expectancy

What is the average Metgger lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Metgger 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Metgger

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