Golberg Family History

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Golberg Name Meaning

German: from the name of a wood near Aken in Anhalt, but the surname is also taken to be a variant of Goldberg. Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Goldberg.

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


Similar surnames: Kolberg, Holberg, Goldberg, Gilberg, Gomberg, Silberg, Wolberg

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Golberg Family Origin

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Golberg Family Occupations

What did your Golberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Golberg family was Laborer. The most common Golberg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Golberg's were Farmers. Farmer, Fancy Goods Dealer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Golberg.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Fancy Goods Dealer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    8%

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Golberg Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Golberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Golberg lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Golberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Golberg in 1952 was 56, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Golberg 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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