Fieger Family History

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Fieger Name Meaning

occupational name for a steward or overseer, from an agent derivative of Middle High German vüegen ‘to arrange or dispose’ (Old High German fuogen, a derivative of fuog ‘neat’, ‘smart’). variant of Ficker 2.

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


Similar surnames: Fiegel, Feger, Fieser, Zieger, Fieber, Finger, Bieger, Finner, Ficker

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Fieger Family Origin

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Fieger Family Occupations

What did your Fieger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Bolt Maker, Cooper and Huckester were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fieger. A less common occupation for the Fieger family was Miner. The most common Fieger occupation in the USA was Bolt Maker. 20% of Fieger's were Bolt Makers.

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  • Bolt Maker

    20%
  • Cooper

    20%
  • Huckester

    20%
  • Miner

    20%

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Fieger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Fieger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fieger 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 Fieger. 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 Fieger. For the veterans among your Fieger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fieger Life Expectancy

What is the average Fieger lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Fieger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Fieger in 1963 was 74, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fieger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fieger 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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