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Jieger Family History

Jieger Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Jaeger, Fieger, Wieger, Bieger, Rieger, Zieger, Sieger, Gieger

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Where is the Jieger family from?

You can see how Jieger families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Jieger family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Jieger family living in Connecticut. This was 100% of all the recorded Jieger's in USA. Connecticut had the highest population of Jieger families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Jieger surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Jieger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farm Laborer and House Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Jieger. 100% of Jieger men worked as a Farm Laborer and 100% of Jieger women worked as a House Work. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farm Laborer
    100%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • House Work
    100%
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Census Records

There are 21 census records available for the last name Jieger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Jieger census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 5 immigration records available for the last name Jieger. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

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

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