Neiger Family History

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Neiger Name Meaning

German and Swiss German: variant of Neier.

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


Similar surnames: Neiser, Geiger, Neier, Seiger, Zeiger, Weiger, Reiger, Leifer, Kriger

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Neiger Family Origin

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Neiger Family Occupations

What did your Neiger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Driving Beer Wagon and Gardener were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Neiger. The most common Neiger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Neiger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Neiger family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Driving Beer Wagon

    9%
  • Gardener

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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

Neiger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Neiger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neiger 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Neiger. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Neiger. For the veterans among your Neiger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Neiger Life Expectancy

What is the average Neiger lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Neiger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Neiger in 1954 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Neiger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Neiger 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.

Famous Neiger Family

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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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