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Feltenberger Name Meaning

German: probably from a habitational name, which may be composed with Felten, a variant of Velten, a short form of the medieval personal name Valentin, + berg ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Miltenberger, Wertenberger, Hohenberger, Falkenberg, Ellenberger

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Feltenberger Family Origin

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Feltenberger Family Occupations

What did your Feltenberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Feltenberger family was Farmer. The most common Feltenberger occupation in the USA was Boatman. 33% of Feltenberger's were Boatmans. Boatman, Blacksmith and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Feltenberger.

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  • Boatman

    33%
  • Blacksmith

    17%
  • Butcher

    17%
  • Farmer

    17%

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Feltenberger Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Feltenberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Feltenberger lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Feltenberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Feltenberger in 1962 was 69, and 73 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Feltenberger 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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