Staeger Family History

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Staeger 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: Stanger, Saeger, Steger, Staiger, Stoeger, Stager, Stadler, Sanger

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Staeger Family Origin

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Staeger Family Occupations

What did your Staeger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Staeger. 8% of Staeger men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Staeger women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Staeger were Accountant and Catepathe Physionsurgeon

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    8%
  • Bricklayer
    5%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Accountant
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housekeeper
    10%
  • Bench Work
    5%
  • Bookkeeper
    5%
  • Catepathe Physionsurgeon
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Staeger Historical Records

What Staeger family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Staeger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Staeger 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 241 immigration records available for the last name Staeger. 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 230 military records available for the last name Staeger. For the veterans among your Staeger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Staeger Life Expectancy

What is the average Staeger lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Staeger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Staeger in 1955 was 37, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Staeger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Staeger 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.

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