Arensberg Family History

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Arensberg Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from a place named as ‘eagle’s mountain’ (see Arend and Berg), probably Ahrensberg in Mecklenburg.

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

Similar surnames: Arenberg, Norenberg, Kreisberg, Risberg, Adelberg, Arensdorf, Enberg

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Arensberg Family Origin

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Arensberg Family Occupations

What did your Arensberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Salesman and Clerical Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Arensberg. 14% of Arensberg men worked as a Salesman and 17% of Arensberg women worked as a Clerical Work. Some less common occupations for Americans named Arensberg were Contractor and Bus Girl

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Salesman
  • Proprietor
  • Clerk
  • Contractor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerical Work
  • Clerk
  • Adv Mgr (clary)
  • Bus Girl

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

Arensberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Arensberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arensberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 641 immigration records available for the last name Arensberg. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 458 military records available for the last name Arensberg. For the veterans among your Arensberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arensberg Life Expectancy

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Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Arensberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Arensberg in 1945 was 25, and 61 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Arensberg

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