Zegler Family History

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Zegler 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.

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Zegler Family Origin

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Zegler Family Occupations

What did your Zegler ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Grocer

    7%
  • Housekeeper

    7%

In 1880, the most common Zegler occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Zegler's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Zegler. A less common occupation for the Zegler family was Housekeeper.

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Zegler Historical Records

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Zegler Life Expectancy

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