Craiger Family History

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Craiger Name Meaning

Probably an Americanized form of German and Jewish Krieger.

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


Similar surnames: Criger, Crager, Kriger, Crapser, Carriger, Crigger, Creger, Cregger

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Craiger Family Origin

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Craiger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Baggagemaster

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Farm Land

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Craiger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Craiger's were Farmers. Farmer, Baggagemaster and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Craiger. A less common occupation for the Craiger family was Farm Land.

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Craiger Historical Records

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Craiger Life Expectancy

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