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Carlberg Name Meaning

Swedish: habitational name from a farm named Carlberg, from karl ‘man’, ‘freeman’ + berg, a suffix often used since the 17th century in names of manorial estates.

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


Similar surnames: Kalberg, Sahlberg, Walberg, Karlberg, Salberg, Dahlberg, Malberg

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Carlberg Family Origin

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Carlberg Family Occupations

What did your Carlberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carlberg. A less common occupation for the Carlberg family was Music Director. The most common Carlberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Carlberg's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Cabinet Maker

    13%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Music Director

    13%

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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Carlberg ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Carlberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Carlberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Carlberg 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Carlberg. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Carlberg. For the veterans among your Carlberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carlberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Carlberg lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Carlberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Carlberg in 1955 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carlberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carlberg ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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