Bruegger Family History

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Bruegger Name Meaning

North German (Brügger): occupational name for a bridge keeper, paver, or road builder, Middle Low German brügger. Compare Brueggemann.

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


Similar surnames: Brugger, Brueckner, Krueger, Bruer, Brueggen, Rueger, Brucker, Breuer

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Bruegger Family Origin

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Bruegger Family Occupations

What did your Bruegger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Carpenter, Clerk In Store and Dray Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bruegger. The most common Bruegger occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 11% of Bruegger's were Carpenters. A less common occupation for the Bruegger family was Drayman.

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  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Clerk In Store

    11%
  • Dray Man

    11%
  • Drayman

    11%

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

Bruegger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bruegger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bruegger 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bruegger. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bruegger. For the veterans among your Bruegger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bruegger Life Expectancy

What is the average Bruegger lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Bruegger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Bruegger in 1962 was 74, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bruegger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bruegger 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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