Roeger Family History

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Roeger Name Meaning

from a reduced form of the personal name Rödiger, Low German form of Rüdiger (see Rudiger). habitational name of Slavic origin from Roga, Pomerania. Low German form of Rueger 2.

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


Similar surnames: Rieger, Roemer, Roger, Roeber, Roegner, Rueger, Troeger, Reker, Regen

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Roeger Family Origin

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Roeger Family Occupations

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  • Chairmaker

    17%
  • Farming

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Shoemaker

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Roeger occupation in the USA was Chairmaker. 17% of Roeger's were Chairmakers. Chairmaker, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Roeger. A less common occupation for the Roeger family was Shoemaker.

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Roeger Historical Records

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Roeger Life Expectancy

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