Engelberg Family History

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Engelberg Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name, a compound of German Engel ‘angel’ + Berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Edelberg, Engelbert, Ehrenberg, Eichelberg, Eisenberg, Spielberg

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Engelberg Family Origin

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Engelberg Family Occupations

What did your Engelberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Engelberg occupation in the USA was Baker. 14% of Engelberg's were Bakers. Baker, Carpenter and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Engelberg. A less common occupation for the Engelberg family was Piano Teacher.

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  • Baker

    14%
  • Carpenter

    14%
  • Merchant

    14%
  • Piano Teacher

    14%

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

Engelberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Engelberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Engelberg lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Engelberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Engelberg in 1944 was 57, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Engelberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Engelberg 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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