Freiberg Family History

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Freiberg Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places named Freiberg, from Middle High German vri ‘free’, ‘independent’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’ (possibly an altered form of burg ‘castle’, ‘fortified town’).

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


Similar surnames: Friberg, Freberg, Heiberg, Friedberg, Freier, Froberg, Kreisberg

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Freiberg Family Origin

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Freiberg Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    29%
  • Liquor Dealer

    8%
  • Boarding

    4%
  • Bookkeper

    4%

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In 1880, Tailor, Liquor Dealer and Boarding were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Freiberg. A less common occupation for the Freiberg family was Bookkeper. The most common Freiberg occupation in the USA was Tailor. 29% of Freiberg's were Tailors.

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Freiberg Historical Records

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Freiberg Life Expectancy

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Famous Freiberg Family

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