Troeger Family History

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Troeger Name Meaning

German (Saxony, Vogtland): habitational name for someone from Trogen. Dutch: possibly from a derivative of Middle Dutch troc ‘trough’, ‘tub’, hence an occupational name for a maker of such items.

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


Similar surnames: Roeger, Troyer, Krieger, Krueger, Trager, Trotter, Ploeger, Kreger

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Troeger Family Origin

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Troeger Family Occupations

What did your Troeger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Troeger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Troeger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Troeger family was Plasterer. Farmer, Keeping House and Librarian Peabody Institute were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Troeger.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Librarian Peabody Institute

    11%
  • Plasterer

    11%

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

Troeger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Troeger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Troeger 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 661 immigration records available for the last name Troeger. 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 910 military records available for the last name Troeger. For the veterans among your Troeger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Troeger Life Expectancy

What is the average Troeger lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Troeger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Troeger in 1955 was 51, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Troeger 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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