Droege Family History

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Droege Name Meaning

North German (Dröge): from Middle Low German droge ‘dry’, probably applied as a topographic name for someone who lived in an area of dry ground.

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


Similar surnames: Droge, Doede, Boege, Drone, Droste, Draeger, Roewe, Rogge, Wrege

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Droege Family Origin

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Droege Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Grocer

    7%

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In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Droege. The most common Droege occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Droege's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Droege family was Grocer.

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Droege Historical Records

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Droege Life Expectancy

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