Yeager Family History

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Yeager Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jäger (see Jaeger).

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

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Yeager Family Origin

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Yeager Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yeager. A less common occupation for the Yeager family was Carpenter. The most common Yeager occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Yeager's were Farmers.

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Yeager Historical Records

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Yeager Life Expectancy

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