Jäggers History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms
Origins Available: Austrian
The name Jäggers finds its origins with the ancient Anglo-Saxons
. It was given to one who worked as a person who tends draughthorses.
Early Origins of the Jäggers family
The surname Jäggers was first found in Yorkshire
where they held a family seat
from very ancient times, some say well before the Norman Conquest
and the arrival of Duke William at Hastings in 1066 A.D.
Early History of the Jäggers family
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Jäggers research.Another 121 words (9 lines of text) covering the years 1290, 1568 and 1623 are included under the topic Early Jäggers History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.
Jäggers Spelling Variations
The English language only became standardized in the last few centuries; therefore, spelling variations
are common among early Anglo-Saxon
names. As the form of the English language changed, even the spelling of literate people's names evolved. Jäggers has been recorded under many different variations, including Jagger, Jaggers and others.
Early Notables of the Jäggers family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Jäggers family to the New World and Oceana
For many English families, the political and religious disarray that shrouded England
made the far away New World an attractive prospect. On cramped disease-ridden ships, thousands migrated to those British colonies that would eventually become Canada and the United States. Those hardy settlers that survived the journey often went on to make important contributions to the emerging nations in which they landed. Analysis of immigration records indicates that some of the first North American immigrants bore the name Jäggers or a variant listed above:
Jäggers Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- George N. Jaggers, aged 49, who arrived in America, in 1893
- Mrs. George N. Jaggers, aged 47, who arrived in America, in 1893
Jäggers Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Homer Jaggers, aged 22, who arrived in America, in 1918
- Edward Jaggers, aged 29, who arrived in America from Birmingham, England, in 1920
Contemporary Notables of the name Jäggers (post 1700)
- Bobby Jaggers (b. 1948), American retired professional wrestler
- Stanley Jaggers (b. 1889), American Republican politician, Candidate for U.S. Representative from Kentucky 4th District, 1936, 1948; Chair of Larue County Republican Party, 1940-50 CITATION[CLOSE]
The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- Amy Crossley Jaggers (1908-1993), British Olympic gymnast
- John Jaggers (1872-1942), British trade unionist and Labour Party politician
- Samuel Thornton Jaggers (1904-1964), Welsh cricketer
Historic Events for the Jäggers family
- Mr. Eric Jaggers (b. 1919), English Stoker 2nd Class serving for the Royal Navy from Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, who sailed into battle and died in the sinking CITATION[CLOSE]
H.M.S. Hood Association-Battle Cruiser Hood: Crew Information - H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour, Men Lost in the Sinking of H.M.S. Hood, 24th May 1941. (Retrieved 2016, July 15) . Retrieved from http://www.hmshood.com/crew/memorial/roh_24may41.htm
Jäggers Family Crest Products
- ^ The Political Graveyard: Alphabetical Name Index. (Retrieved 2015, October 7) . Retrieved from http://politicalgraveyard.com/alpha/index.html
- ^ H.M.S. Hood Association-Battle Cruiser Hood: Crew Information - H.M.S. Hood Rolls of Honour, Men Lost in the Sinking of H.M.S. Hood, 24th May 1941. (Retrieved 2016, July 15) . Retrieved from http://www.hmshood.com/crew/memorial/roh_24may41.htm