Isberg Family History

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Isberg Name Meaning

Swedish: ornamental name composed of the elements is ‘ice’ + berg ‘mountain’. Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Hordaland named Isberg (see 1).

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

Similar surnames: Osberg, Risberg, Enberg, Boberg, Weberg, Ostberg, Roberg, Winberg

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Isberg Family Origin

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Isberg Family Occupations

What did your Isberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Isberg family was Farmer. Bookbinder, Cabinet Maker and Clergyman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Isberg. The most common Isberg occupation in the USA was Bookbinder. 17% of Isberg's were Bookbinders.

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  • Bookbinder

  • Cabinet Maker

  • Clergyman

  • Farmer


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

Isberg Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Isberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Isberg 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Isberg. 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 262 military records available for the last name Isberg. For the veterans among your Isberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Isberg Life Expectancy

What is the average Isberg lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Isberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Isberg in 1953 was 61, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Isberg

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Isberg 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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