Nydegger Family History

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Nydegger Name Meaning

Probably a respelling of German Niederegger, from Nieder + Ecker, a topographic name for someone who lived at the ‘lower corner’. Dutch: altered form of Nieuwegger ‘new harrower’, with epenthetic -d-.

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


Similar surnames: Egger, Degeer, Nester, Eggler, Breger, Eggen, Delger, Deger, Honegger

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Nydegger Family Origin

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Nydegger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Shoemaker

    11%
  • Tailor

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nydegger. A less common occupation for the Nydegger family was Tailor. The most common Nydegger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Nydegger's were Farmers.

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Nydegger Life Expectancy

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