Ehrenberg Family History

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Ehrenberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named. Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental compound of German Ehre ‘honor’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Wehrenberg, Eisenberg, Ellenberg, Kornberg, Schoenberg, Rosenberg

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Ehrenberg Family Origin

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Ehrenberg Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Tailor

    11%
  • At Home

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Tailor and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ehrenberg. The most common Ehrenberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Ehrenberg's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ehrenberg family was Carpenter.

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Ehrenberg Historical Records

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Ehrenberg Life Expectancy

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Famous Ehrenberg Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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