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Pleger Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Pfleger or Pflueger.

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


Similar surnames: Plager, Fleeger, Pledger, Yaeger, Sliger, Creger, Peeler, Flieger

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Pleger Family Origin

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Pleger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Dry Goods Salesman

    14%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Keeping House

    14%

In 1880, Farmer, Dry Goods Salesman and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pleger. A less common occupation for the Pleger family was Keeping House. The most common Pleger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Pleger's were Farmers.

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Pleger Historical Records

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Pleger Life Expectancy

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Famous Pleger Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
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