Hohenberger Family History

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Hohenberger Name Meaning

German: habitational name for someone from any of numerous places named Hohenberg, or a topographic name from Middle High German hohen, an inflected form of hoch ‘high’ + berg ‘mountain’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Hornberger, Heuberger, Bonenberger, Rothenberger, Rodenberger

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Hohenberger Family Origin

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Hohenberger Family Occupations

What did your Hohenberger ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hohenberger. 33% of Hohenberger men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Hohenberger women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hohenberger were Baker and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    33%
  • Farmer
    27%
  • Machinist
    6%
  • Baker
    6%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
    34%
  • Laborer
    34%
  • Bookkeeper
    34%

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

Hohenberger Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hohenberger. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hohenberger 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 389 immigration records available for the last name Hohenberger. 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 Hohenberger. For the veterans among your Hohenberger ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hohenberger Life Expectancy

What is the average Hohenberger lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hohenberger life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Hohenberger in 1959 was 51, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hohenberger

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hohenberger 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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