Origins Available: Dutch
Early Origins of the Yauger family
The surname Yauger was first found in East Prussia
, where the name Jäger came from humble beginnings but gained a significant reputation for its contribution to the emerging mediaeval society. It later became more prominent as numerous branches of the same house acquired distant estates, some of which were located in other countries. Through the acquisition of these estates as well as their important contributions to society, the family successfully elevated their social status.
Early History of the Yauger family
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Yauger Spelling Variations
of this family name include: Jäger, Jägger, Jäggers, Jäggeres, Jägere, Jägeres, Jägerr, Jägerrs, Jägerres, Jäggere, Jäggeer, Jägeer, Yaeger, Yaggar and many more.
Early Notables of the Yauger family (pre 1700)
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Migration of the Yauger family to the New World and Oceana
Some of the first settlers of this family name or some of its variants were: Christian Jager, who arrived in New York in 1710; Catharina Jager, who arrived in Pennsylvania in 1732; Baltzer Jager, who came to Pennsylvania in 1750.
Contemporary Notables of the name Yauger (post 1700)
- Alice Yauger, American professional flyweight boxer and mixed martial artist