Fogelberg Family History

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Fogelberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental compound name composed of the elements fogel, an ornamental (old) spelling of fågel ‘bird’ + berg ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Fagerberg, Engelberg, Hogberg, Selberg, Forsberg, Lowenberg

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Fogelberg Family Origin

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Fogelberg Family Occupations

What did your Fogelberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fogelberg family was Tanner. The most common Fogelberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Fogelberg's were Farmers. Farmer, Printer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fogelberg.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Printer

    13%
  • Shoemaker

    13%
  • Tanner

    13%

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

Fogelberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Fogelberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Fogelberg lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Fogelberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Fogelberg in 1954 was 48, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fogelberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fogelberg 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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