Granberg Family History

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Granberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements gran ‘spruce’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’. Norwegian: habitational name from any of several farmsteads so named, from gran ‘spruce’ + berg ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Grunberg, Gronberg, Grinberg, Tranberg, Kronberg, Ramberg, Renberg

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Granberg Family Origin

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Granberg Family Occupations

What did your Granberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Commis were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Granberg. 24% of Granberg men worked as a Farmer and 25% of Granberg women worked as a Commis. Some less common occupations for Americans named Granberg were Carpenter and Photographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    24%
  • Merchant
    10%
  • Auto Livery
    5%
  • Carpenter
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Commis
    25%
  • Farmer
    25%
  • Housekeeper
    25%
  • Photographer
    25%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Granberg Historical Records

What Granberg family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Granberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Granberg 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Granberg. 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 787 military records available for the last name Granberg. For the veterans among your Granberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Granberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Granberg lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Granberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Granberg in 1952 was 53, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Granberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Granberg 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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