Breger Family History

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Breger Name Meaning

topographic name from Slavic breg ‘slope’, ‘bank’, ‘mountainside’ + the suffix -er denoting an inhabitant. Compare Slovenian Bregar. from a German thieves’ jargon term meaning ‘beggar’. nickname for someone with a loud, strident voice, from a noun derivative of bregen ‘to roar’.

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


Similar surnames: Brege, Kreger, Bregar, Beger, Brewer, Bieger, Brager, Braeger, Reger

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Breger Family Origin

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Breger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farmer Son

    33%
  • Journallier

    33%

In 1881, Farmer and Farmer Son were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Breger. The most common Breger occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Breger's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Breger family was Journallier.

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Breger Historical Records

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Breger Life Expectancy

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