Ploeger Family History

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Ploeger Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: occupational name for a plowman, from an agent derivative of Middle Low German ploch ‘plow’.

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


Similar surnames: Bloemer, Pflueger, Plocher, Praeger, Pfleger, Troeger, Saeger, Goeser

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Ploeger Family Origin

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Ploeger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Fire Brick & Clay

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ploeger family was Fire Brick & Clay. The most common Ploeger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Ploeger's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ploeger.

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Ploeger Historical Records

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Ploeger Life Expectancy

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