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Greenburg Name Meaning

Americanized form of the Ashkenazic Jewish ornamental name Grünburg, a compound of German grün ‘green’ + Burg ‘castle’.

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


Similar surnames: Greenberg, Greenbaum, Greenhut, Grunberg, Greenberger, Greener

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Greenburg Family Origin

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Greenburg Family Occupations

What did your Greenburg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Greenburg family was Huckster. The most common Greenburg occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Greenburg's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Greenburg.

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  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Tailor

    7%
  • Huckster

    5%

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Greenburg Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Greenburg ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Greenburg Life Expectancy

What is the average Greenburg lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, Greenburg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Greenburg in 1957 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Greenburg 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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