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Neiger Surname Meaning

German and Swiss German: variant of Neier .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Neiser, Geiger, Neier, Seiger, Zeiger, Weiger, Reiger, Leifer, Kriger

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Where is the Neiger family from?

You can see how Neiger families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Neiger family name was found in the USA, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Neiger families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 33 Neiger families living in New York. This was about 50% of all the recorded Neiger's in USA. New York had the highest population of Neiger families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Neiger surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Neiger ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Neiger. 100% of Neiger women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Neiger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Neiger 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 575 immigration records available for the last name Neiger. 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 580 military records available for the last name Neiger. For the veterans among your Neiger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Neiger lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Neiger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Neiger in 1954 was 51, and 79 in 2004.

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