Ginsberg Family History

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Ginsberg Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental variant of Ginsburg.

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


Similar surnames: Ginsburg, Grinberg, Finberg, Kinberg, Ginzburg, Kindberg, Weissberg

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Ginsberg Family Origin

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Ginsberg Family Occupations

What did your Ginsberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Ginsberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Ginsberg's were Farmers. Farmer, Coal Miner and Dealer In Matals were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ginsberg. A less common occupation for the Ginsberg family was Jeweler.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Coal Miner

    9%
  • Dealer In Matals

    9%
  • Jeweler

    9%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Ginsberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Ginsberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Ginsberg lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Ginsberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Ginsberg in 1951 was 74, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ginsberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ginsberg 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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