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Landsberg Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places so named. Amongst Jews it may also have been an artificial name. Swedish: ornamental name composed of the possessive case of land ‘land country’ + berg ‘mountain hill’ or an adoption of the German name (see 1 above).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Landberg, Sandberg, Lindberg, Langberg, Lindenberg, Lamberg, Kindberg

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Where is the Landsberg family from?

You can see how Landsberg families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Landsberg family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Landsberg families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 11 Landsberg families living in Ontario. This was about 79% of all the recorded Landsberg's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Landsberg families in 1911.
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What did your Landsberg ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Student was the top reported job for people in the Canada named Landsberg. 50% of Landsberg men worked as a Student. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Student
  • Tailor
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Census Records

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Landsberg. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Landsberg census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Landsberg. 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 Cards

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Landsberg. For the veterans among your Landsberg ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Landsberg lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Landsberg life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Landsberg in 1955 was 43, and 99 in 2004.

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