Wregg Family History

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Wregg 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: Gregg, Cregg, Rego, Rega, Grogg, Pegg, Rygg, Hegg, Clegg, Legg

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Wregg Family Origin

Where is the Wregg family from?

Wregg Family Occupations

What did your Wregg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Wregg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Wregg's were Farmers. Farmer and Stm. Boat Clerk were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wregg.

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  • Farmer

  • Stm. Boat Clerk


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

Wregg Historical Records

What Wregg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 904 census records available for the last name Wregg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wregg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Wregg

Passenger List

There are 297 immigration records available for the last name Wregg. 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 40 military records available for the last name Wregg. For the veterans among your Wregg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wregg Life Expectancy

What is the average Wregg lifespan?

Between 1973 and 1999, in the United States, Wregg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Wregg in 1973 was 77, and 95 in 1999.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wregg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wregg 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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